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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For CLAY County
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Regional Hourly Observations For CLAY County
Issued at 100 PM CST SAT NOV 17 2018
NORTHWEST IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CHEROKEE CLOUDY 21 16 79 N15 30.44F WCI 8 DENISON CLOUDY 21 18 86 N17G26 30.40F WCI 7 ESTHERVILLE CLOUDY 17 13 84 N15 30.44S WCI 2 ORANGE CITY FLURRIES 21 16 79 NE12 30.45F WCI 9 SHELDON CLOUDY 19 14 79 N15 30.44F WCI 5 SIOUX CITY CLOUDY 24 14 65 N18G28 30.43F WCI 10 SPENCER CLOUDY 20 14 77 N14 30.45S WCI 7 STORM LAKE N/A 19 16 86 N14G22 30.40F WCI 6
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 1200pm CST, Saturday November 17, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 23 degrees west, near 28 degrees central, and near 33 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. Winds are from the north at 16 mph with gusts at 24 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 10 degrees west. Winds are from the north at 13 mph with gusts at 24 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 17 degrees central. Winds are from the northeast at 13 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 24 degrees east. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 35 degrees at Quad Cities and Burlington. The lowest temperature is 19 degrees at Storm Lake, Spencer, and 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 CLAY County,IA
419 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 CLAY County, IA
1227 PM CST Sat Nov 17 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 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 Above Precipitation: Above Above 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
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -19.210000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 08:07 EST Set 17:51 EST Transit Meridian 12:59 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:38 EST Ends 18:20 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