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-=-=-=-=-=-=-Severe Weather Safety Tips Click Here-=-=-=-=-=- What is UTC time? Click here to find out.... Mouseover to pause!......Kentucky Short-term forecast... Western KY .TODAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highest heat index readings around 101. Central KY .TODAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Eastern KY .TODAY...Sunny. Areas of valley fog early. Highs in the upper 80s. Light winds. +_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_ ....Here's the Central Kentucky 7-day hazardous weather outlook from the National Weather Service... From the UK ag weather center. Updated: 4 AM Sun Aug 20 2017 this hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southern illinois, southwest indiana, western kentucky, and southeast missouri. .day one...today and tonight isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms are forecast for part of the outlook area today. any storms that develop should remain below severe levels. heat index values will top out around 100 degrees mainly during the afternoon hours across southeast missouri and southern illinois. .days two through seven...monday through saturday isolated afternoon thunderstorms are forecast for part of southeast missouri and southwest illinois on monday. these storms should remain below severe limits. heat index values will top out again near 100 degrees mainly during the afternoon hours on monday across southeast missouri and southern illinois. scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast tuesday through early wednesday morning. these thunderstorms are expected to move slowly southeast in a broken line through the outlook area. some of the storms will likely become severe late tuesday afternoon and evening, with damaging winds the primary hazard, followed by isolated large hail. heavy rain will be a greater hazard during the evening hours. the storm prediction center has issued a slight risk of severe thunderstorms for tuesday and tuesday night, extending from benton illinois and the land between the lakes northeast into parts of southeast illinois, southwest indiana, and the pennyrile region of west kentucky. a marginal risk of severe thunderstorms covers the remainder of the outlook area tuesday and tuesday night. .spotter information statement... skywarn spotter activation may be requested tuesday afternoon and evening. This hazardous forecast is provided by The National Weather Service. ...UK Agricultural Weather Program/Center... Detailed forecast information is available in your Precision Ag Weather forecast here... -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Long-range outlooks here.
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Sun Aug 20 11:22:38 EDT 2017

Kentucky State Forecast

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Specific and detailed farm-by-farm weather forecast information is available in your Point Ag Forecast. Current Conditions Kentucky, U.S.


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Current weather around the greater Western KY region:

1100 AM EDT SUN AUG 20 2017 WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS PADUCAH SUNNY 84 72 67 SW5 30.07R HENDERSON CLOUDY 81 73 76 SE3 30.08R OWENSBORO CLOUDY 78 72 81 CALM 30.09R HOPKINSVILLE SUNNY 85 71 64 CALM 30.09R HX 90 BOWLING GREEN MOSUNNY 85 74 69 SW3 30.10R HX 92 GLASGOW SUNNY 83 71 65 CALM 30.11S


7-Day Hazardous Weather Outlook for west Kentucky:

Sun Aug 20 05:16:46 EDT 2017 Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton- White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope- Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh- Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves- Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell- Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean- Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter- Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid- 416 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast Missouri. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight Isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms are forecast for part of the outlook area today. Any storms that develop should remain below severe levels. Heat index values will top out around 100 degrees mainly during the afternoon hours across southeast Missouri and southern Illinois. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday Isolated afternoon thunderstorms are forecast for part of southeast Missouri and southwest Illinois on Monday. These storms should remain below severe limits. Heat index values will top out again near 100 degrees mainly during the afternoon hours on Monday across southeast Missouri and southern Illinois. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast Tuesday through early Wednesday morning. These thunderstorms are expected to move slowly southeast in a broken line through the outlook area. Some of the storms will likely become severe late Tuesday afternoon and evening, with damaging winds the primary hazard, followed by isolated large hail. Heavy rain will be a greater hazard during the evening hours. The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Slight Risk of Severe Thunderstorms for Tuesday and Tuesday night, extending from Benton Illinois and the Land Between the Lakes northeast into parts of southeast Illinois, southwest Indiana, and the Pennyrile region of west Kentucky. A Marginal risk of severe thunderstorms covers the remainder of the outlook area Tuesday and Tuesday night. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Skywarn spotter activation may be requested Tuesday afternoon and evening.


The Short-Term Forecast for Kentucky:

Western KY .TODAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highest heat index readings around 101. Central KY .TODAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Eastern KY .TODAY...Sunny. Areas of valley fog early. Highs in the upper 80s. Light winds.

7-day Forecast for west Kentucky:

Sun Aug 20 10:44:59 EDT 2017 McCracken- Including the city of Paducah 944 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highest heat index readings around 100. .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Calm winds in the evening becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. .MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph. Highest heat index readings around 100. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. .WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. .THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. .FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

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