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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For MCCREARY County, Kentucky
(based on the NWS County Digital Forecast)

ISSUED AT 14:00 UTC ON WEDNESDAY AUG 15 2018
DAY WEDNESDAY
EDT 3HR 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85°
TEMP 76° 79° 83° 83° 83° 83° 85° 83° 83°
SKY COVER 74% 78% 81% 85% 76% 68% 59% 58% 58%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67°
RH 71% 64% 56% 56% 54% 52% 52% 55% 58%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
WIND DIR S SW SW SW SW S S S SE
DEW Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 76 82 85 85 86 85 87 86 85
Rain Showers -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.26 75.00 77.14 77.14 76.88 76.61 78.08 77.01 77.41



DAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P 2A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88° -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 81° -- -- 67° 77° -- -- 65° 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 79° --
TEMP 79° 77° 74° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 72° 76° 81° 83° 85° 85° 86° 88° 86° 85° 81° 79° 76° 74° 74° 72° 70° 70° 76° 79° 81° 74° 68° 67° 76° 74° 70° 68° 81° 77° 70° 70° 83° 76° 70° 67° 77° 74°
SKY COVER 57% 55% 53% 51% 48% 46% 43% 43% 43% 44% 43% 42% 42% 41% 41% 40% 46% 53% 59% 61% 62% 64% 65% 65% 66% 68% 72% 74% 74% 87% 88% 85% 80% 71% 82% 91% 91% 88% 86% 70% 66% 52% 40% 39% 63% 68% 65% 67% 81% 68% 65%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 72° 72° 70° 72° 67° 67° 70° 70° 67° 67° 70° 70° 67° 67° 72° 72° 68° 67° 70° 67°
RH 66% 71% 76% 83% 87% 84% 84% 81% 84% 84% 87% 87% 84% 81% 73% 67% 62% 58% 57% 55% 53% 54% 58% 66% 71% 78% 84% 87% 87% 93% 97% 87% 76% 71% 90% 96% 100% 81% 84% 93% 93% 67% 76% 90% 93% 67% 84% 96% 100% 76% 81%
POP 12HR 28% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 32% -- -- -- -- -- 63% -- -- -- 66% -- 62% -- 86% -- 49% -- 29% -- 12% -- 45% -- 54% -- 60%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- 0.17in -- 0.21in -- 0.11in -- 0.05in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 8 7 7 7 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 6 5 2 5 6 5 2 1 2 2 1 2 6 5 5 6 8 7
WIND DIR SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S SW SW SW NW W N SE S SW SW S SW SW W
HeatIndex 82 77 74 72 70 70 70 70 70 70 68 68 70 72 76 84 86 88 90 91 92 91 88 85 83 76 74 74 72 70 70 76 83 85 74 68 67 76 74 70 68 85 77 70 70 89 76 70 67 77 74
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Definite Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- Chance Slight Chance -- -- Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 75.22 74.10 71.99 70.77 69.20 69.01 69.01 68.83 69.01 69.01 67.34 67.34 69.01 70.62 73.45 76.97 77.94 78.95 78.80 79.27 80.45 79.12 78.95 76.85 75.78 73.92 72.66 72.91 71.06 69.57 69.82 74.77 76.33 77.46 73.16 67.80 67.00 74.20 72.66 69.57 67.65 76.97 74.60 69.38 69.57 78.61 74.49 69.75 67.00 74.60 72.41

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MCCREARY County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 AM EDT WED AUG 15 2018
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        FAIR      72  66  81 CALM      30.13R                  
LONDON         FAIR      70  68  93 CALM      30.12R                  
SOMERSET       FAIR      70  70 100 CALM      30.12R                  
MIDDLESBORO    CLOUDY    65  65 100 CALM      30.16R                  
MONTICELLO     CLOUDY    73  69  87 N8        30.13R                  


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.


Fire Weather Forecast For MCCREARY County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Wed Aug 15 10:05:01 EDT 2018

Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, 
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, 
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, 
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, 
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, 
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, 
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run, 
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
442 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        
Chance precip (%)     20           0            30           
Precip type           tstms        None         tstms        
Temp (24H TREND)      83-86 (+2)   63-70 (+6)   85-88        
Rh % (24H TREND)      48-53 (+4)   81-100 (+1)  48-55        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S 3-7        
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       SW 2-6       Lgt/Var      SW 4-8       
Precip duration       1                         1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.05         
LAL                   2            1            3            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5400                      3100         
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  7                     SW 10        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     32118                     41213        
ADI Early             25 Fair      2 Very Poor  34 Fair      
ADI Late              28 Fair      4 Very Poor  31 Fair      
Max LVORI Early       7            6            5            
Max LVORI Late        3            6            3            

REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH        
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS        
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS        
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MCCREARY County, Kentucky
324 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

A few thunderstorms are possible this afternoon into early this
evening.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Thunderstorms are possible again from Thursday through Saturday. 
A few thunderstorms on Thursday could produce strong to damaging 
wind gusts. In addition, locally heavy rainfall may occur from 
Friday through Saturday with an increased risk for flash flooding.

Thunderstorms are possible again Sunday through Tuesday, mainly 
during the afternoon and early evening hours. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

Latest MCCREARY County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For MCCREARY County, KY

REST OF TODAY
Mostly cloudy early, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early. Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms during the afternoon, then partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 30 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers late. Lows around 70. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 90 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky