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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For MONONA County
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Regional Hourly Observations For MONONA County
Issued at 100 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2018
NORTHWEST IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CARROLL * CLOUDY 43 41 93 N9 29.94F CHEROKEE * CLOUDY 34 32 92 N6 29.99S WCI 29 DENISON * CLOUDY 37 34 87 N8 29.97S WCI 31 LE MARS * CLOUDY 36 32 87 N7 30.01S WCI 30 ORANGE CITY * CLOUDY 34 34 100 N7 30.00S WCI 28 SHELDON * CLOUDY 32 32 100 NW8 29.98S WCI 25 SIOUX CITY CLOUDY 36 32 85 N10 30.01S WCI 28 6HR MIN TEMP: 36; 6HR MAX TEMP: 43; SPENCER CLOUDY 34 30 85 N6 29.98S WCI 29 6HR MIN TEMP: 34; 6HR MAX TEMP: 39; STORM LAKE * CLOUDY 34 32 93 NE13 29.96S WCI 25
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 37 degrees west, near 43 degrees central, and near 34 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and mostly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 57%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 59%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. Winds are from the north at 12 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 29 degrees west. Winds are from the northeast at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 20 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 23 degrees east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 43 degrees at Lamoni, Des Moines, and Clarinda. The lowest temperature is 30 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 MONONA County,IA
338 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018 DAY ONE Tonight and Tuesday Rain mixing with or changing to snow will move eastward across the area tonight into Tuesday morning. Minor accumulations of a trace up to 2 inches are possible. The area most likely to receive accumulations of an inch or more is north of a line from around David City to Fremont and Harlan. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday night through Monday Isolated thunderstorms will be possible across parts of southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa Friday night. There is potential for some light snow from Saturday night into Sunday morning for most of the area. But potential for any accumulation is highest across northeast Nebraska. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed tonight or Tuesday.
7-Day Forecast For MONONA County, IA
1243 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 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 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Below Normal Precipitation: Above Normal 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
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.240000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:16 EDT Set 19:27 EDT Transit Meridian 13:21 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:50 EDT Ends 19:54 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 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky