Benton, KY

5:36 PM CDT on July 27, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 456 ft 36.85 °N, 88.35 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

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84.5 °F
Feels Like 98 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 0.0 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 3600 ft
Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Heat Index 98 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:04 PM
Last Quarter, 39% visible
METAR KCEY 272215Z AUTO 20004KT 10SM FEW036 SCT060 SCT100 31/25 A2989 RMK AO1
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 3600 ft
Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Heat Index 98 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:04 PM
Last Quarter, 39% visible
METAR KCEY 272215Z AUTO 20004KT 10SM FEW036 SCT060 SCT100 31/25 A2989 RMK AO1

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:27 PM CDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in Paducah has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of southern Illinois...
western Kentucky and southeast Missouri... including the
following areas... in southern Illinois... Alexander... Hardin...
Johnson... Massac... Pope and Pulaski. In western Kentucky...
Ballard... Caldwell... Calloway... Carlisle... Crittenden...
Daviess... Fulton... Graves... Henderson... Hickman... Hopkins...
Livingston... Lyon... Marshall... McCracken... McLean... Union KY
and Webster. In southeast Missouri... Butler... Mississippi...
New Madrid... Ripley... Scott and Stoddard.

* Through late Thursday night

* locally heavy rainfall amounts over 2 inches may occur in some
locations of western KY... far southern Illinois and southeast
Missouri. Storms will be capable of intense... locally heavy
downpours overnight tonight into Thursday evening.

* If a Flash Flood Warning is issued for your area... seek higher
ground and move away from flood prone areas immediately.
Otherwise you will likely put your life in danger. Never cross
a flooded roadway. Turn around... don't drown!

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.





Special Statement
Issued: 1:46 PM CDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... High levels of humidity resulting in heat index readings above
100 today...

Temperatures in the upper 80s to lower 90s combined with
dewpoints in the middle to upper 70s will produce heat index
readings of 100 to 105 this afternoon into the early evening hours.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms may provide temporary relief
for some communities this afternoon.


146 PM CDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... High levels of humidity resulting in heat index readings above
100 today...

Temperatures in the upper 80s to lower 90s combined with
dewpoints in the middle to upper 70s will produce heat index
readings of 100 to 105 this afternoon into the early evening hours.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms may provide temporary relief
for some communities this afternoon.