A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ARKADELPHIA FAIR 94 77 57 SW7 29.88F HX 108 CAMDEN FAIR 93 72 49 W7 29.88F HX 100 TEXARKANA SUNNY 92 74 55 VRB7 29.90F HX 101 EL DORADO FAIR 95 73 48 SW8 29.90F HX 104 DE QUEEN SUNNY 92 76 59 VRB6 29.86F HX 104
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 1200pm CDT, Thursday July 19, 2018
Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 86 degrees north, near 90 degrees central, and near 95 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny north, mostly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 74 degrees. The heat index is near 94 degrees north. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 77 degrees. The heat index is near 103 degrees central. In the south, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The heat index is near 104 degrees south. The livestock heat stress category is danger north, danger central, and emergency south. Winds are variable at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 95 degrees at El Dorado. The lowest temperature is 75 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
242 AM CDT Thu Jul 19 2018 DAY ONE Today and TonightHot temperatures with heat index values exceeding 105 degrees are expected areawide today. A Heat Advisory is in effect as a result, and precautions should be taken to avoid heat related illnesses. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday Hot temperatures in excess of 100 degrees, with heat index values approaching 110 degrees will continue through the weekend. However, chances for thunderstorms will resume for the first half of the upcoming work week, which will help to ease the heat. 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
1048 AM CDT Thu Jul 19 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
ARKANSAS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 24-28 JUL 26-AUG 1 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Above Above Precipitation: Normal 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 July 19, 2018 the 200th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 20.660000 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 19TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1886... A hurricane from the Gulf of Mexico crossed Florida causing great damage from Cedar Keys to Jacksonville. (David Ludlum) ...1901... Beginning this date, Bowling Green, KY's temperature would rise to or above 100 degrees for ten consecutive days, a record. ...1960... Cow Creek and Greenland Ranch in Death Valley CA reported morning lows of 102 degrees. The afternoon high at Greenland Ranch was 124 degrees, and the high at Cow Creek that afternoon was 126 degrees. The coolest low for the entire month for both locations was 82 degrees. (The Weather Channel) ...1974... A severe thunderstorm with winds to 80 mph and up to two inches of rain washed out four to five foot deep sections of roadway in Lake Havasu City AZ. Three persons in a station wagon died as it was carried 3000 feet down a wash by a ten foot wall of water. (The Weather Channel) ...1977... Thunderstorms produced torrential rains over parts of southwestern Pennsylvania. Some places receive more than twelve inches in a seven hour period. The heavy rains cause flash flooding along streams resulting in widespread severe damage. The cloudburst floods Johnstown with up to ten feet of water resulting in 76 deaths, countless injuries, and 424 million dollars damage. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Fifteen cities in the western and the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date, including Winnemucca NV with a reading of 33 degrees. Flagstaff AZ reported a record low of 34 degrees. Afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced severe weather in New York State and New Jersey. High winds and hail two inches in diameter injured two persons and caused considerable damage to crops in the Pine Island area of central New York State. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced more than five inches of rain at Red Cloud, including two inches in fifteen minutes. Torrid temperatures continued over California, with record highs of 115 degrees at Red Bluff and 116 degrees at Redding. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Early morning thunderstorms in the Lower Mississippi Valley produced 5.50 inches of rain south of Alexander AR in just ninety minutes, and flash flooding which resulted claimed the life of one woman. Thunderstorms in Indiana produced 4.95 inches of rain in twelve hours east of Muncie. Eight cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date, including Las Vegas NV with a reading of 115 degrees, and Phoenix AZ with a high of 116 degrees. The low that night at Phoenix of 93 degrees was the warmest of record for that location. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky