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Regional Hourly Observations For BIBB County
100 AM CDT WED MAR 21 2018
CENTRAL ALABAMA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BIRMINGHAM CLOUDY 40 34 79 NW9 29.92R WCI 34 6HR MIN TEMP: 40; 6HR MAX TEMP: 49; 6HR PCP: 0.03; MONTGOMERY FAIR 48 39 71 W13 29.91R 6HR MIN TEMP: 48; 6HR MAX TEMP: 54; 6HR PCP: TRACE; SHELBY CO ARPT FAIR 41 34 76 NW8G21 29.91R 6HR MIN TEMP: 41; 6HR MAX TEMP: 51; 6HR PCP: TRACE; MAXWELL AFB FAIR 47 37 69 NW9 29.90R 6HR MIN TEMP: 47; 6HR MAX TEMP: 53; 6HR PCP: TRACE; GREENVILLE FAIR 48 35 60 NW10 29.91R 6HR MIN TEMP: 48; 6HR MAX TEMP: 55; 6HR PCP: TRACE; SELMA FAIR 45 36 70 NW10 29.94R PRATTVILLE FAIR 46 38 74 W9G16 29.90R 6HR MIN TEMP: 46; 6HR MAX TEMP: 52; BESSEMER FAIR 39 33 79 NW12G18 29.91R WCI 32 6HR MIN TEMP: 39; 6HR MAX TEMP: 48; 6HR PCP: TRACE; TALLADEGA CLOUDY 43 35 74 NW12G17 29.87S 6HR MIN TEMP: 43; 6HR MAX TEMP: 51; PELL CITY MOCLDY 41 34 75 NW13G20 29.89S MARION FAIR 43 37 77 NW12 29.94R 6HR MIN TEMP: 43; 6HR MAX TEMP: 52; SYLACAUGA CLOUDY 44 39 84 NW8 29.88R 6HR MIN TEMP: 44; 6HR MAX TEMP: 51; 6HR PCP: 0.01;
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Alabama
Based on observations at 100am CDT, Wednesday March 21, 2018
Across Alabama...temperatures are near 38 degrees north, near 40 degrees central, and near 49 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 80%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 33 degrees north. Winds are from the northwest at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 34 degrees central. Winds are from the west at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 53 degrees at Dothan and Brookely Field. The lowest temperature is 37 degrees at Muscle Shoals.
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.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BIBB County, AL
1024 PM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018 DAY ONE Outlook Through Tonight. No Hazardous Weather is Expected. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. Cooler air moving in behind the system will result in the potential for lows at or below freezing across parts of north central Alabama Wednesday night into Thursday morning. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Activation of storm spotters and emergency management are not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For BIBB County, Alabama
130 AM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Alabama
ALABAMA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 26-30 MAR 28-APR 3 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Above Precipitation: Above Above Above Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Wednesday March 21, 2018 the 80th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.620000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:50 EDT Set 19:01 EDT Transit Meridian 12:54 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:26 EDT Ends 19:25 EDT Calculations made for central point in the state. Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- Priddy
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
MARCH 21ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1932... A tornado swarm occurred in the Deep South. Between late afternoon and early the next morning severe thunderstorms spawned 31 tornadoes in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee. The tornadoes killed 334 persons and injured 1784 others. Northern Alabama was hardest hit. Tornadoes in Alabama killed 286 persons and caused five million dollars damage. (David Ludlum) ...1952... Severe thunderstorms spawned thirty-one tornadoes across Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky. The tornadoes killed 343 persons and caused 15 million dollars damage. Arkansas and Tennessee each reported thirteen tornadoes. The towns of Judsonia AR and Henderson TN were nearly wiped off the map in what proved to be the worst tornado outbreak of record for Arkansas. A tornado, one and a half miles wide at times, left a church the only undamaged building at Judsonia. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky