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SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ARKADELPHIA FAIR 73 40 30 SE6 30.20F CAMDEN FAIR 73 30 20 SE7 30.21F TEXARKANA MOSUNNY 71 35 26 S9 30.19F EL DORADO FAIR 72 36 26 S8 30.22F DE QUEEN SUNNY 73 40 30 S10 30.15F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 600pm CDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 66 degrees north, near 67 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are sunny north, mostly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 24%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 35%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 26%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are from the south at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 13 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at Fort Smith. The lowest temperature is 37 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 SEVIER County,AR
1122 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and TonightNo hazardous weather is expected. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday Scattered showers and thunderstorms will return to the region as early as Saturday, but will increase in intensity and coverage as we move into the Tuesday and Wednesday timeframe. Although the forecast for rainfall amounts as well as the location of the heaviest rainfall axis is still somewhat uncertain at this time, it does appear that the potential threat for locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding is increasing. In addition, a few severe storms cannot be ruled out during Tuesday and Wednesday. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Activation of emergency management personnel amateur radio operators and storm spotters will not be needed through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For SEVIER County, Arkansas
247 PM CDT Thu Mar 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 MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below 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
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.020000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:09 EDT Set 19:23 EDT Transit Meridian 13:15 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:45 EDT Ends 19:47 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
MARCH 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1920... A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude". (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1936... A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107 lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum) ...1954... Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky