A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BRADLEY County,AR
500 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017 DAY ONE Today and Tonight The fire danger will remain high today. However, higher dew points are anticipated today along with lighter winds than yesterday. High pressure will be in control and no rain is expected. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday Through Wednesday Overall the wildfire danger over Arkansas will remain high due to the extended period of low rainfall. Outdoor burning is strongly discouragedand most of the state is now under a burn ban. Good rain chances return Saturday night into Sunday morning with half to one inch of rainfall expected in many areas. However until widespread significant rainfall is observed expect the wild fire danger to remain at high levels given the severe to extreme drought currently in place. Spotter Information Statement Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For BRADLEY County, Arkansas
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
ARKANSAS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 20-24 DEC 22-28 DEC DEC-FEB ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Below Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Below Below .... 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
Thursday December 14, 2017 the 348th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -23.270000 Distance 0.999725 AU Rise 08:09 EST Set 17:59 EST Transit Meridian 13:03 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:42 EST Ends 18:26 EST 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
DECEMBER 14TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1901... Wet and cold: Louisville, KY set both a record low (2 degrees) and a daily precipitation record (2.21 inches). (The high temperature that day was 42.) (NWS Louisville) ...1924... The temperature at Helena MT plunged 79 degrees in 24 hours, and 88 degrees in 34 hours. The mercury plummeted from 63 above to 25 below zero. At Fairfield MT the temperature plunged 84 degrees in just 12 hours, from 63 at Noon to 21 below zero at midnight. (David Ludlum) ...1987... A powerful storm spread heavy snow from the Southern High Plains to the Middle Mississippi Valley, and produced severe thunderstorms in the Lower Mississippi Valley. During the evening a tornado hit West Memphis TN killing six persons and injuring two hundred others. The tornado left 1500 persons homeless, and left all of the residents of Crittendon County without electricity. Kansas City MO was blanketed with 10.8 inches of snow, a 24 hour record for December, and snowfall totals in the Oklahoma panhandle ranged up to 14 inches. Strong winds, gusting to 63 mph at Austin TX, ushered arctic cold into the Great Plains, and caused considerable blowing and drifting of snow. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Blowing snow was reported in western Kansas, as snow and gusty winds plagued the Central Rockies and Central High Plains. Colorado Springs CO reported thirteen inches of snow. Low pressure in Wisconsin brought heavy snow to the Lake Superior snowbelt area, with 22 inches reported at Marquette MI. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... High winds and heavy snow prevailed from Montana to Colorado. Snowfall totals in Wyoming ranged up to 20 inches at Burgess Junction, leaving up to 48 inches on the ground in the northeast sections of the state. Wind gusts in Colorado reached 87 mph south of the town of Rollinsville. Strong northwesterly winds continued to produce heavy snow squalls in the Great Lakes Region. Totals in northeastern Lower Michigan ranged up to 29 inches at Hubbard Lake, with 28 inches reported at Posen. Two day totals in northeastern Wisconsin ranged up to thirty inches. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky