A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS PINE BLUFF FAIR 88 73 61 S7 29.93S HX 95 6HR MIN TEMP: 88; 6HR MAX TEMP: 92; STUTTGART FAIR 91 77 63 S10 29.93F HX 104 6HR MIN TEMP: 90; 6HR MAX TEMP: 93; MONTICELLO FAIR 89 75 63 S5 29.95S HX 99 6HR MIN TEMP: 88; 6HR MAX TEMP: 93;
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 700pm CDT, Saturday July 20, 2019
Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 89 degrees north, near 89 degrees central, and near 90 degrees south. Current sky conditions are sunny north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 75 degrees. The heat index is near 99 degrees north. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 74 degrees. The heat index is near 98 degrees central. In the south, relative humidity is near 61%, and the dew point is near 75 degrees. The heat index is near 100 degrees south. The livestock heat stress category is danger north, danger central, and danger south. Winds are from the south at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 93 degrees at Fort Smith. The lowest temperature is 74 degrees at Mount Ida.
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
351 AM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019 DAY ONE Today and Tonight Hot and humid conditions will be seen through this afternoon and early evening. Heat index values will warm into the upper 90s to over 100 degrees for most areas. Some locations across central into northeast portions of the area will see heat index values warm to near or above 105 degrees. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday Through Friday Heat index values will warm into the mid 90s to just over 100 on Sunday. Some areas may see heat index values warm above 105. Cooler conditions will return by early next week. Chances for thunderstorms return to the forecast early next week. For now, the threat for seeing hazardous weather looks low this far out in time. Spotter Information Statement Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For DREW County, Arkansas
600 PM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
ARKANSAS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 26-30 JUL 28-AUG 3 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Below Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... 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
Saturday July 20, 2019 the 201th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 20.520000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 07:10 EDT Set 21:20 EDT Transit Meridian 14:15 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:43 EDT Ends 21:47 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 20TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1930... The temperature at Washington D.C. soared to an all-time record of 106 degrees. The next day Millsboro reached 110 degrees to set a record for the state of Delaware. July 1930 was one of the hottest and driest summers in the U.S., particularly in the Missouri Valley where severe drought conditions developed. Toward the end of the month state records were set for Kentucky with 114 degrees, and Mississippi with 115 degrees. (David Ludlum) ...1934... The temperature at Keokuk IA soared to 118 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel) ...1953... Twenty-two inches of hail reportedly fell northeast of Dickinson ND. (The Weather Channel) ...1986... The temperature at Charleston SC hit 104 degrees for the second day in a row to tie their all-time record high. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thunderstorms produced severe weather across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. Thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 87 mph at Mosinee WI, and strong thunderstorm winds capsized twenty-six boats on Grand Traverse Bay drowning two women. Thunderstorms produced nine inches of rain at Shakopee MN, with 7.83 inches reported in six hours at Chaska MN. Thunderstorms in north central Nebraska produced hail as large as golf balls in southwestern Cherry County, which accumulated to a depth of 12 inches. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... The temperature at Redding CA soared to an all-time record high of 118 degrees. Showers and thunderstorms produced much needed rains from New England to southern Texas. Salem IN was deluged with 7.2 inches of rain resulting in flash flooding. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Showers and thunderstorms in the Middle Atlantic Coast Region soaked Wilmington DE with 2.28 inches of rain, pushing their total for the period May through July past the previous record of 22.43 inches. Heavy rain over that three month period virtually wiped out a 16.82 inch deficit which had been building since drought conditions began in 1985. Thunderstorms in central Indiana deluged Lebanon with 6.50 inches of rain in twelve hours, and thunderstorms over Florida produced wind gusts to 84 mph at Flagler Beach. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky