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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For EMMET County
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Regional Hourly Observations For EMMET County
Issued at 800 PM CDT FRI OCT 19 2018
NORTH CENTRAL IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ALGONA * CLEAR 50 36 57 NW9 29.99R CLARION * PTCLDY 50 36 57 NW9 29.98R ESTHERVILLE CLEAR 51 33 50 NW10G20 30.00R FORT DODGE * CLEAR 53 37 54 W3 30.01R MASON CITY CLEAR 50 37 61 W12 29.96R FOREST CITY * FAIR 52 36 54 NW9 29.96R WEBSTER CITY * CLEAR 52 36 54 NW9 29.98R IOWA FALLS * FAIR 53 37 53 NW8 29.99R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 800pm CDT, Friday October 19, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 54 degrees west, near 60 degrees central, and near 54 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 43%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 83%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 7 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 12 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 63 degrees at Clarinda. The lowest temperature is 50 degrees at Mason City and Marshalltown.
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 EMMET County,IA
730 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018 DAY ONE Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday Sustained northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph, with gusts of 30 to 40 mph are expected Saturday morning into early Saturday afternoon. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For EMMET County, IA
835 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Precipitation: Above 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
Friday October 19, 2018 the 292th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -10.330000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 08:32 EDT Set 19:25 EDT Transit Meridian 13:58 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 08:04 EDT Ends 19:53 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
/////////////////////////// OCTOBER 19TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1844... The famous "Lower Great Lakes Storm" occurred. Southwesterly winds were at hurricane force for five hours, driving lake waters into downtown Buffalo NY. The storm drowned 200 persons. (David Ludlum) ...1961... Rain changed to a record early season, heavy wet snow over the southern mountains of West Virginia. Leaves were still on trees, resulting in the worst forest disaster since the fires of 1952 and 953. One to two feet of snow fell near Summersville and Richwood. (19th-20th) (The Weather Channel) ...1984... Thunderstorms deluged the town of Odem TX (located 15 miles northwest of Corpus Christi) with 25 inches of rain in just three and a half hours. Most businesses in Odem were flooded, as were 1000 homes in nearby Sinton. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A cold front brought rainshowers to parts of the central U.S., and ushered cool Canadian air into the Great Plains Region. Daytime highs were only in the 30s in North Dakota and eastern Montana. (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Thunderstorms produced high winds in eastern Colorado, with gusts to 63 mph reported at La Junta. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Record breaking snows fell across northern and central Indiana. Totals ranged up to 10.5 inches at Kokomo, and 9.3 inches was reported at Indianapolis. The 8.8 inch total at South Bend was a record for the month as a whole. Up to seven inches of snow fell in extreme southern Lower Michigan, and up to six inches fell in southwestern Ohio. The heavy wet snow downed many trees and power lines. Half the city of Cincinnati OH was without electricity during the morning hours. Temperatures dipped below freezing across much of the Great Plains Region. Twenty cities, including fourteen in Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date. North Platte NE reported a record low of 11 degrees. In Florida, four cities reported record high temperatures for the date. The record high of 92 degrees at Miami also marked a record fourteen days of 90 degree weather in October, and 116 such days for the year. (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky