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Regional Hourly Observations For JEFFERSON County
300 AM CDT MON MAY 27 2019
CENTRAL ALABAMA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BIRMINGHAM FAIR 72 67 84 CALM 30.08F MONTGOMERY FAIR 74 72 93 S6 30.05F SHELBY CO ARPT FAIR 71 68 90 CALM 30.06F MAXWELL AFB FAIR 74 72 93 S3 30.04S GREENVILLE FAIR 74 69 85 CALM 30.06S SELMA N/A 73 70 88 CALM 30.04S PRATTVILLE FAIR 70 70 100 S3 30.05R BESSEMER FAIR 70 68 93 E3 30.07F TALLADEGA FAIR 69 68 98 CALM 30.08R PELL CITY NOT AVBL MARION FAIR 73 67 83 S8 30.04S SYLACAUGA FAIR 69 69 100 CALM 30.07F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Alabama
Based on observations at 300am CDT, Monday May 27, 2019
Across Alabama...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 72 degrees central, and near 72 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 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, 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 calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast 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 65 degrees at Gadsden.
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 JEFFERSON County, AL
339 AM CDT Mon May 27 2019 DAY ONE Outlook through Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday. 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 JEFFERSON County, Alabama
330 AM CDT Mon May 27 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Alabama
ALABAMA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 1-JUN 5 JUN 3-JUN 9 JUN JUN-AUG ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Above Precipitation: Normal 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 May 27, 2019 the 147th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.420000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:41 EDT Set 20:50 EDT Transit Meridian 13:45 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:14 EDT Ends 21:17 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
//////////////////////////// MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1896... A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time. It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1873... A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville) ...1987... Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane, hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma. Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1995... An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington County Indiana). (NWS Louisville) ...1996... Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky