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Regional Hourly Observations For MONTGOMERY County
1200 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2018
CENTRAL ALABAMA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BIRMINGHAM FAIR 65 61 87 CALM 29.59R MONTGOMERY FAIR 72 69 90 S13 29.56S SHELBY CO ARPT FAIR 69 65 86 VRB3 29.57R MAXWELL AFB FAIR 69 66 89 SW9G20 29.54S GREENVILLE FAIR 70 65 84 SW9 29.60R SELMA FAIR 73 66 78 SW13 29.58R PRATTVILLE FAIR 71 69 92 SW7 29.55S BESSEMER FAIR 68 52 56 W9 29.58S TALLADEGA FAIR 61 61 98 CALM 29.58R PELL CITY CLEAR 61 61 100 CALM 29.57R FOG MARION MOCLDY 71 64 81 W6 29.59R SYLACAUGA FAIR 71 68 90 W9 29.57R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Alabama
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Alabama...temperatures are near 52 degrees north, near 65 degrees central, and near 70 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fog north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. Visibility is less than one mile north. Winds are from the north at 3 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to fog. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 72 degrees at Montgomery and Brookely Field. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Decatur.
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 MONTGOMERY County, AL
1147 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018 DAY ONE Outlook Through Tonight. A small threat of a tornado, large hail, or wind gusts to 60 mph exists through 3 am. The area of concern will be near Montgomery and Prattville eastward to areas near Auburn, Alexander City, and Lafayette. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday. 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 will be needed through early Tuesday morning.
7-Day Forecast For MONTGOMERY County, Alabama
102 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 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 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 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
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.230000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:51 EDT Set 19:00 EDT Transit Meridian 12:55 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:27 EDT Ends 19:24 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 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky