McKee, KY

82.2°F / 27.9°C
Scattered Clouds
Heat Index: 90°F / 32°C
Humidity: 84%
Dew Point: 77°F / 25°C
Wind: SSE at 0.8 mph / 1.3 km/h
Wind Gust: 4.6 mph / 7.4 km/h
Pressure: 30.03 in / 1017 hPa (Rising)
Visibility: 7.0 miles / 11.3 kilometers
Clouds: Scattered Clouds (SCT) : 2900 ft / 883 m
Scattered Clouds (SCT) : 3900 ft / 1188 m
Scattered Clouds (SCT) : 4500 ft / 1371 m
Yesterday's Maximum: 85°F / 29°C
Yesterday's Minimum: 67°F / 19°C
UV: 8 out of 16
Sunrise:6:21 AM EDT
Sunset:8:59 PM EDT
Moon Rise:12:14 AM EDT
Moon Set:12:34 PM EDT
Moon Phase Waning Gibbous
NOAA Weather Radio
METAR KI39 071935Z AUTO 23010G15KT 7SM SCT029 SCT039 SCT045 29/22 A3003 RMK AO2
As of: 3:43 PM EDT on July 07, 2015
Observed at: Southern McKee, McKee, KY

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Forecast

Today
mostlycloudy
84° | 69°F
29° | 21°C
Wednesday
chancerain
81° | 69°F
27° | 21°C
Thursday
chancetstorms
83° | 67°F
28° | 19°C
Today is forecast to be
Cooler than yesterday.
Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday evening...
Late This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 70. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely early...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
As of: 3:15 PM EDT on July 7, 2015 from station 40447
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Scientific Forecaster Discussion

Warnings & Notices

Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 08, 2015
Statement as of 1:16 PM EDT on July 7, 2015

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
northwestern Owsley County in southeastern Kentucky...
central Jackson County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 415 PM EDT

* at 115 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This heavy rain is expected to cause Urban and
Small Stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result
in minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen. Another half of an inch to an inch of rain is
possible during the next hour in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
McKee... wild dog... New Zion... Gray Hawk... shop branch... Loam...
Green Hall... Macedonia... dango... Atkinstown... Turkey Foot...
Travellers Rest... Sturgeon... Bradshaw... Privett... Hurley... ardery
and Mummie.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across
flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It takes only a few inches of
swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.


Lat... Lon 3742 8415 3751 8386 3749 8383 3749 8380
      3742 8376 3734 8411


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1215 PM EDT Tue Jul 7 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky...
northeast Kentucky... south central Kentucky and southeast
Kentucky... including the following areas... in east central
Kentucky... Bath... Elliott... Estill... Fleming... Menifee...
Montgomery... Powell and Rowan. In northeast Kentucky... Johnson
and Martin. In south central Kentucky... Laurel... McCreary...
Pulaski... Rockcastle... Wayne and Whitley. In southeast
Kentucky... Bell... Breathitt... Clay... Floyd... Harlan...
Jackson... Knott... Knox... Lee... Leslie... Letcher... Magoffin...
Morgan... Owsley... Perry... Pike and Wolfe.

* Through Wednesday evening

* rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected through
Wednesday evening and will bring heavy rainfall on top of wet
ground from recent heavy rains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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