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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For GREENE County
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Regional Hourly Observations For GREENE County
Issued at 1200 PM CDT SUN MAY 27 2018
NORTHWEST IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CARROLL * MOSUNNY 97 50 20 W14 29.86S HX 94 CHEROKEE * SUNNY 92 60 33 W7 29.84S HX 92 DENISON * SUNNY 91 59 33 CALM 29.88S HX 90 LE MARS * SUNNY 95 57 28 S12 29.82S HX 94 ORANGE CITY * SUNNY 93 54 26 W9 29.84S HX 91 SHELDON * SUNNY 97 48 19 SW13 29.82S HX 93 SIOUX CITY SUNNY 97 58 27 S17G25 29.82F HX 96 SPENCER SUNNY 97 57 26 W7 29.84S HX 96 STORM LAKE * SUNNY 95 52 23 W9G17 29.86S HX 92
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 1200pm CDT, Sunday May 27, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 97 degrees west, near 93 degrees central, and near 91 degrees east. Current sky conditions are sunny west, cloudy central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 27%, and the dew point is near 58 degrees. The heat index is near 96 degrees west. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 43%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. The heat index is near 97 degrees central. In the east, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The heat index is near 96 degrees east. The livestock heat stress category is danger west, danger central, and danger east. Winds are from the south at 17 mph with gusts at 25 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 97 degrees at Spencer and Sioux City. The lowest temperature is 87 degrees at Dubuque.
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 GREENE County,IA
402 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight An isolated thunderstorm will be possible by late afternoon into the early evening hours. Severe storms are not anticipated, but small hail and gusty winds will be possible. Hot conditions will continue today with maximum heat index values around 95 to 100 today. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday Intermittent thunderstorm chances return mainly Tuesday through the remainder of the week into the weekend. The threat of severe storms will be better determined in the coming days. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For GREENE County, IA
1220 PM CDT Sun May 27 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 1-JUN 5 JUN 3-JUN 9 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Normal Precipitation: Below Below 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
Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.460000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:43 EDT Set 21:40 EDT Transit Meridian 14:11 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:11 EDT Ends 22:12 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
//////////////////////////// MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1896... A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time. It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1873... A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville) ...1987... Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane, hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma. Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1995... An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington County Indiana). (NWS Louisville) ...1996... Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky