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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For CARROLL County
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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROLL County
Issued at 1100 PM CDT FRI MAR 16 2018
NORTHWEST IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CARROLL * MIX PCPN 34 32 93 E16G22 29.84R WCI 23 CHEROKEE * MIX PCPN 32 32 99 E5 29.88S WCI 28 DENISON * LGT RAIN 34 32 93 E12G22 29.86R WCI 25 LE MARS * FLURRIES 34 32 93 E7 29.90S WCI 28 ORANGE CITY * CLOUDY 34 30 86 E5 29.90R WCI 30 SHELDON * CLOUDY 32 28 86 E15G21 29.89R WCI 22 SIOUX CITY MIX PCPN 33 32 96 E7 29.88R WCI 27 SPENCER CLOUDY 33 27 78 E16 29.90F WCI 23 STORM LAKE * CLOUDY 32 32 100 E16G23 29.86S FOG WCI 21
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 1100pm CDT, Friday March 16, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 33 degrees west, near 35 degrees central, and near 34 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mixed precipitation west, cloudy central, and freezing rain east. In the west, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Winds are from the east at 7 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to mixed precipitation. The wind chill is near 27 degrees west. Winds are from the east at 12 mph with gusts at 21 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 27 degrees central. Winds are from the east at 17 mph with gusts at 25 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and freezing rain. The wind chill is near 23 degrees east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 36 degrees at Clarinda and Burlington. The lowest temperature is 31 degrees at Clinton.
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 CARROLL County,IA
715 PM CDT Fri Mar 16 2018 DAY ONE Tonight A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the area. Please refer to the National Weather Service website at weather.gov/desmoines for further details. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday Light wintry precipitation will exit to the east of the area by mid to late morning Saturday. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed at this time. Snowfall and or ice accumulation reports are appreciated.
7-Day Forecast For CARROLL County, IA
921 PM CDT Fri Mar 16 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 22-26 MAR 24-30 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below Below Normal Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... 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 March 17, 2018 the 76th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -0.940000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:21 EDT Set 19:24 EDT Transit Meridian 13:22 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:55 EDT Ends 19:50 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 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1892... A winter storm in southwestern and central Tennessee produced 26 inches of snow at Riddleton, and 18.5 inches at Memphis. It was the deepest snow of record for those areas. (David Ludlum) ...1900... Record cold on Saint Patrick's Day: Louisville 9, Lexington 4, Bowling Green 16. (NWS Louisville, KY) ...1906... The temperature at Snake River WY dipped to 50 degrees below zero, a record for the U.S. for the month of March. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1987... A powerful spring storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Central Gulf Coast States, and heavy snow in the High Plains Region. A tornado caused three million dollars damage at Natchez MS, and six inches of rain in five hours caused five million dollars damage at Vicksburg MS. Cactus TX received 10 inches of snow. Western Kansas reported blizzard conditions. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky