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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For MUSCATINE County
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Regional Hourly Observations For MUSCATINE County
Issued at 1200 PM CDT SUN MAY 27 2018
EAST CENTRAL IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS DAVENPORT FAIR 91 70 49 S8 29.88F HX 96 IOWA CITY FAIR 90 73 57 SW5 29.87S HX 98 MT. PLEASANT * SUNNY 90 72 55 S3 29.88R HX 96 MUSCATINE * FAIR 91 75 59 VRB6G12 29.86S HX 102 QUAD CITIES FAIR 92 72 51 SW7 29.86R HX 99
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 MUSCATINE County,IA
400 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018 DAY ONE TODAY AND TONIGHT Isolated thunderstorms are expected today and tonight over the entire outlook area. The stronger storms will bring a risk for isolated heavy rainfall over 1 inch, as well as gusty winds over 40 mph. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY Hot and humid conditions are expected to continue through Tuesday with afternoon heat indices readings in the 90s to near 100. Thunderstorms are possible Tuesday and Wednesday next week. It is too soon to tell if any storms will be severe. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is possible today in northeast Iowa this afternoon and tonight.
7-Day Forecast For MUSCATINE County, IA
1242 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