A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
CENTRAL ARKANSAS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LITTLE ROCK MOSUNNY 66 45 46 SW12 30.14F N LITTLE ROCK N/A 65 47 52 S9 30.17F BENTON CLEAR 66 46 48 SW8G16 30.14F JACKSONVILLE SUNNY 67 45 45 S9 30.12F CONWAY CLEAR 68 45 42 CALM 30.11F SEARCY FAIR 68 42 38 S7 30.14F HOT SPRINGS SUNNY 66 48 52 SW9 30.13F RUSSELLVILLE SUNNY 67 43 41 S6 30.10F CLINTON FAIR 66 39 37 VRB7 30.11F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 1200pm CST, Saturday November 17, 2018
Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 65 degrees central, and near 64 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny north, mostly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 38%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 51 degrees. Winds are variable at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 13 mph with gusts at 18 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 68 degrees at Highfill. The lowest temperature is 45 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 VAN BUREN County,AR
317 AM CST Sat Nov 17 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday Through Friday No hazardous weather is expected at this time. Spotter Information Statement Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For VAN BUREN County, Arkansas
101 PM CST Sat Nov 17 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
ARKANSAS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY NOV 22-26 NOV 24-30 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Normal Precipitation: Above Above Below 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
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -19.210000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:45 EST Set 18:02 EST Transit Meridian 12:54 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:19 EST Ends 18:28 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
NOVEMBER 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1869... Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David Ludlum) ...1927... A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43 inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49 mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky