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Weather for Hopkinsville, Kentucky

Lat: 36.85N, Lon: 87.49W
Wx Zone: KYZ017 CWA Used: PAH

Kentucky Drought Monitor

The Kentucky Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Kentucky land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Kentucky Drought Monitor

Kentucky Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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FGUS73 KPAH 262056
ESFPAH
ILC003-047-055-059-065-069-077-081-087-127-145-151-153-165-181-
185-191-193-199-INC051-125-129-147-163-173-KYC007-033-035-039-047-
055-059-075-083-101-105-107-139-143-145-149-157-177-219-221-225-
233-MOC017-023-031-035-133-143-157-181-201-207-223-271000-

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
356 PM CDT SAT APR 26 2014

...MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

A STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS FROM SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK. WARM...MOIST SOUTHERLY FLOW AT THE SURFACE AND ALOFT FOR AN
EXTENDED TIME FRAME WILL RESULT IN A FAIRLY HIGH POTENTIAL FOR
MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. THE
BEST CHANCE FOR THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL APPEARS TO BE SUNDAY NIGHT.

GENERAL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WILL FALL ACROSS THE REGION.
HOWEVER...LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO 6 INCHES CANNOT BE RULED
OUT WHERE THUNDERSTORMS REPEAT. HEAVIEST RAINS WILL FALL IN AN
AREA FROM THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL ACROSS THE PURCHASE REGION OF
WEST KENTUCKY. WE WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE SITUATION. FLASH
FLOOD WATCHES MAY STILL BE REQUIRED.

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