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Regional Hourly Observations For ELMORE County
100 AM CDT MON JUL 23 2018
CENTRAL ALABAMA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BIRMINGHAM FAIR 74 67 78 N6 29.83F 6HR MIN TEMP: 74; 6HR MAX TEMP: 85; MONTGOMERY FAIR 76 69 79 NW6 N/A 6HR MIN TEMP: 75; 6HR MAX TEMP: 91; SHELBY CO ARPT FAIR 74 68 81 NW3 29.80F 6HR MIN TEMP: 73; 6HR MAX TEMP: 84; MAXWELL AFB NOT AVBL GREENVILLE NOT AVBL SELMA FAIR 77 68 73 NW5 29.78F PRATTVILLE FAIR 75 69 81 CALM 29.78F 6HR MIN TEMP: 74; 6HR MAX TEMP: 87; BESSEMER FAIR 73 68 84 NW5 29.82F 6HR MIN TEMP: 73; 6HR MAX TEMP: 84; TALLADEGA FAIR 70 70 99 CALM 29.81S 6HR MIN TEMP: 70; 6HR MAX TEMP: 85; 6HR PCP: 0.04; PELL CITY CLEAR 68 68 100 CALM 29.80F FOG MARION FAIR 74 69 85 NW5 29.79F 6HR MIN TEMP: 74; 6HR MAX TEMP: 85; SYLACAUGA FAIR 71 71 100 CALM 29.80F 6HR MIN TEMP: 71; 6HR MAX TEMP: 84;
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Alabama
Based on observations at 100am CDT, Monday July 23, 2018
Across Alabama...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 74 degrees central, and near 78 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 80 degrees at Brookely Field. The lowest temperature is 69 degrees at Decatur and Anniston.
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 ELMORE County, AL
323 AM CDT Sun Jul 22 2018 DAY ONE Outlook through Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Activation of storm spotters and emergency management is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For ELMORE County, Alabama
102 AM CDT Mon Jul 23 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Alabama
ALABAMA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 28-AUG 1 JUL 30-AUG 5 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal 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
Monday July 23, 2018 the 204th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 19.870000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:55 EDT Set 20:54 EDT Transit Meridian 13:54 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:28 EDT Ends 21:21 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
//////////////////////// JULY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1788... A weather diary kept by George Washington recorded that the center of a hurricane passed directly over his Mount Vernon home. The hurricane crossed eastern North Carolina and Virginia before moving into the Central Appalachians. Norfolk VA reported houses destroyed, trees uprooted, and crops leveled to the ground. (David Ludlum) ...1898... A two hour thunderstorm deluged Atlanta GA with 4.32 inches of rain. More than a foot of water flooded Union Depot. Many street car motors burned out while trying to run through flooded streets. It grew so dark before the afternoon storm that gas lights were needed. (The Weather Channel) ...1923... Sheridan WY was drenched with 4.41 inches of rain, an all-time 24 hour record for that location. Associated flooding washed out 20 miles of railroad track. (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thunderstorms produced a record ten inches of rain in six and a half hours at Minneapolis MN, including 5.26 inches in two hours. Flash flooding claimed two lives and caused 21.3 million dollars damage. Streets in Minneapolis became rushing rivers, parking lots became lakes, and storm sewers spouted like geysers. A tornado hit Maple Grove MN causing five million dollars damage. Baseball size hail was reported at Olivia MN. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms produced severe weather in Lower Michigan and northern Ohio, over eastern sections of the Dakotas, and over the Central High Plains Region. Showers and thunderstorms soaked Wilmington NC with another two inches of rain, following six and a half inches the previous day. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Morning thunderstorms in the central U.S. drenched central Oklahoma with up to six inches of rain. Afternoon thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 85 mph at Fort Smith AR. Evening thunderstorms over Florida spawned a tornado which touched down three times in south Fort Myers causing nearly three quarters of a million dollars damage. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky