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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For AUDUBON County
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Regional Hourly Observations For AUDUBON County
Issued at 700 PM CDT SUN JUL 15 2018
SOUTHWEST IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ATLANTIC * SUNNY 86 68 54 NW5 29.97S HX 89 AUDUBON * CLOUDY 84 68 58 NW6 30.00R HX 87 CLARINDA * SUNNY 86 64 48 NE3 29.98F HX 87 COUNCIL BLFS * MOSUNNY 84 68 58 CALM 29.98S HX 87 CRESTON * MOSUNNY 86 68 54 NW7 29.99S HX 89 HARLAN * N/A 84 70 61 N5 29.99S HX 88 LAMONI SUNNY 88 67 49 N6 29.96F HX 91 6HR MIN TEMP: 84; 6HR MAX TEMP: 90; RED OAK * SUNNY 86 68 54 N5 29.97S HX 89 SHENANDOAH * SUNNY 86 70 58 CALM 29.97F HX 90
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 700pm CDT, Sunday July 15, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 86 degrees west, near 88 degrees central, and near 84 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny west, partly sunny central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 56%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The heat index is near 90 degrees west. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The heat index is near 93 degrees central. In the east, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The heat index is near 89 degrees east. The livestock heat stress category is danger west, danger central, and danger east. Winds are from the north at 9 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 88 degrees at Lamoni and Des Moines. The lowest temperature is 77 degrees at Estherville.
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 AUDUBON County,IA
330 PM CDT Sun Jul 15 2018 DAY ONE This afternoon and tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday Thunderstorm chances return to the state Wednesday through Thursday. The severe potential remains low at this time but heavy rainfall is possible. Additional thunderstorm chances exist toward the end of the week. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated.
7-Day Forecast For AUDUBON County, IA
620 PM CDT Sun Jul 15 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 21-25 JUL 23-29 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Above Normal Precipitation: Below Normal Normal 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
Sunday July 15, 2018 the 196th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.360000 Distance 0.999715 AU Rise 06:52 EDT Set 21:47 EDT Transit Meridian 14:20 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:20 EDT Ends 22:19 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 15TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1916... A dying South Atlantic Coast storm produced torrential rains in the southern Appalachian Mountains. Altapass NC was drenched with more than 22 inches of rain, a 24 hour rainfall record for the state. Flooding resulted in considerable damage, particularly to railroads. (David Ludlum) ...1954... The temperature at Balcony Falls VA soared to 110 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel) ...1983... The Big Thompson Creek in Colorado flooded for the second time in seven years, claiming three lives, and filling the town of Estes Park with eight to ten feet of water. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Unseasonably cool weather spread into the south central and eastern U.S. Fifteen cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including Houghton Lake MI with a reading of 37 degrees. The high temperature for the date of 58 degrees at Flint MI was their coolest of record for July. Thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana, injuring a cow near Donovan IL. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Twenty-six cities east of the Mississippi River reported record high temperatures for the date. Charleston WV established an all-time record high with a reading of 103 degrees, and Chicago IL reported a record fifth day of 100 degree heat for the year. A severe thunderstorm moving across Omaha NE and the Council Bluffs area of west central Iowa spawned three tornadoes which injured 88 persons, and also produced high winds which injured 18 others. Winds at the Omaha Eppley Airport reached 92 mph. Damage from the storm was estimated at 43 million dollars. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Thunderstorms drenched Kansas City MO with 4.16 inches of rain, a record for the date. Two and a half inches of rain deluged the city between Noon and 1 PM. Afternoon thunderstorms in South Carolina deluged Williamstown with six inches of rain in ninety minutes, including four inches in little more than half an hour. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky