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 CLOUDY 51 41 68 W15G24 29.73R JACKSONVILLE CLOUDY 52 42 68 W14 29.70R SEARCY CLOUDY 53 44 71 W9G18 29.70R HOT SPRINGS CLOUDY 51 41 68 NW10G22 29.77R RUSSELLVILLE CLOUDY 49 41 74 W14G21 29.75R CLINTON CLOUDY 50 41 71 W7 29.71F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 44 degrees north, near 51 degrees central, and near 56 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 59%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are variable at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 15 mph with gusts at 24 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 14 mph with gusts at 21 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 56 degrees at West Memphis, Monticello, and El Dorado. The lowest temperature is 41 degrees at Rogers and 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 WHITE County,AR
758 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018 DAY ONE Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday Through Sunday Unsettled weather will return to Arkansas by late this week and into the weekend. Thunderstorms are forecast, but the threat for any organized or widespread hazardous weather is low at this time. Spotter Information Statement Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For WHITE County, Arkansas
1100 PM CDT Mon Mar 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 MAR 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Normal 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
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.230000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:12 EDT Set 19:21 EDT Transit Meridian 13:16 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:48 EDT Ends 19:45 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 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky