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Hazardous Weather Outlook For SHARP County,AR
554 PM CST Sun Dec 17 2017 DAY ONE Tonight Some patchy dense fog may be seen overnightwith some areas seeing visibilities dropping below 1 mile. Otherwise the threat for hazardous weather will remain low through tonight. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday Through Saturday A new storm system will move over the state Tuesday into Wednesday with showers and thunderstorms expected. Some strong storms may be seen across far southern Arkansas Tuesday night along with some potential for heavy rainfall in this same area. Dry conditions will be seen for Thursday but a strong cold front will move into the region late in the week. Additional showers and some thunderstorms may be seen with this storm system Friday into Saturday. Much colder air will move into the region behind this system. There may be enough moisture remaining when the cold air arrives for some light wintry precipitation possible across northern portions of the area later on Saturday. Stay tuned to later forecasts as this is an evolving weather situation for next weekend. Spotter Information Statement Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For SHARP 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 23-27 DEC 25-DEC 31 DEC DEC-FEB ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below 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
Sunday December 17, 2017 the 351th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -23.380000 Distance 0.999725 AU Rise 08:11 EST Set 18:00 EST Transit Meridian 13:05 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:43 EST Ends 18:27 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 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1884... A three week blockade of snow began at Portland OR. A record December total of 34 inches was received. (David Ludlum) ...1924... A severe icestorm struck central Illinois. It coated the ground with nearly two inches of glaze at Springfield. The storm caused 21 million dollars damage along with much hardship. Ice was on the trees until the 4th of January, and electricity was not restored until January 10th. (David Ludlum) ...1929... An icestorm in western New York State resulted in much damage and hardship. A Buffalo report stated, "one was kept awake by the breaking limbs, which snapped off with a report much louder than a rifle shot." (17th-18th) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm in the southwestern U.S. brought heavy rain and heavy snow to parts of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico. Charleston NV was blanketed with 12 inches of snow. Lake Havasu City AZ was drenched with 2.26 inches of rain. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Squalls brought locally heavy snow to the southeastern shores of Lake Michigan. Totals in Michigan ranged up to 14 inches at Harvey. Totals in Ohio ranged up to 16 inches at Chardon. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Twenty-one cities from Kentucky to Pennsylvania reported record low temperatures for the date, including Columbus OH with a reading of 12 degrees below zero. Heavy snow continued in the Colorado Rockies. Vail received 65 inches of snow between the 14th and the 18th of December. Steamboat Springs was buried under 74 inches, and reported a total of 108 inches of snow between the 10th and the 18th of the month. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky