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SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS PINE BLUFF FAIR 71 67 87 CALM 30.02F STUTTGART FAIR 77 70 79 SW3 30.02F MONTICELLO FAIR 72 69 90 CALM 30.01F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018
Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 72 degrees central, and near 74 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 91%, and the dew point is near 71 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 south at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at Stuttgart. The lowest temperature is 66 degrees at Fayetteville.
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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For DREW County,AR
453 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight Scattered thunderstorms will continue through the late evening hours. The western half of the state will see better chances for thunderstorms. Although widespread severe weather is not expected, a few strong to severe storms are possible. These storms would briefly be capable of producing damaging winds, hail and locally heavy rainfall. Localized flash flooding may occur as storm movement is expected to be slow and rainfall rates very high. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday Through Monday Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be in the forecast nearly every day from Wednesday through the upcoming weekend, especially during the afternoon and evening hours. Although widespread severe weather is not expected, a few strong to severe storms may develop. These storms would briefly be capable of producing damaging winds, hail and locally heavy rainfall. Spotter Information Statement Spotter activation is not anticipated today, but any reports of severe weather are requested.
7-Day Forecast For DREW County, Arkansas
258 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
ARKANSAS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Normal 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 May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 20.770000 Distance 0.999717 AU Rise 07:00 EDT Set 21:11 EDT Transit Meridian 14:05 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:33 EDT Ends 21:39 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 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1878... An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville) ...1882... An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of May. (The Weather Channel) ...2000... An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky