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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For RINGGOLD County
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Regional Hourly Observations For RINGGOLD County
Issued at 900 AM CDT THU MAR 22 2018
SOUTHWEST IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ATLANTIC * CLOUDY 41 32 70 SE12 30.25F AUDUBON * CLOUDY 37 34 87 SE7 30.26S WCI 32 CLARINDA * CLOUDY 43 36 75 SE7 30.29R COUNCIL BLFS * CLOUDY 41 37 87 SE15 30.21F CRESTON * PTSUNNY 37 30 75 SE13G18 30.30R WCI 29 HARLAN * CLOUDY 39 36 87 SE9 30.27S WCI 33 LAMONI CLOUDY 37 28 70 E8 30.30F WCI 31 RED OAK * CLOUDY 41 34 75 SE6 30.26R SHENANDOAH * CLOUDY 43 34 70 SE13 30.25R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 800am CDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 35 degrees west, near 35 degrees central, and near 26 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, light snow central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 29 degrees west. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. The wind chill is near 29 degrees central. Winds are from the north at 3 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 41 degrees at Clarinda. The lowest temperature is 25 degrees at Quad Cities.
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 RINGGOLD County,IA
412 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday Rain will be possible Friday through Saturday morning with moderate to locally heavy rainfall possible. Isolated non-severe thunderstorms will be possible mainly south of Interstate 80. The rain may cause significant rises on area streams. Additional precipitation is possible Monday through Tuesday. Rain and isolated non-severe thunderstorms will be possible Monday afternoon and evening. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed at this time, though rainfall reports are appreciated.
7-Day Forecast For RINGGOLD County, IA
907 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 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 27-MAR 31 MAR 29-APR 4 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below Below Normal Precipitation: Above Below 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
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.030000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:13 EDT Set 19:29 EDT Transit Meridian 13:20 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:46 EDT Ends 19:56 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 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1920... A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude". (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1936... A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107 lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum) ...1954... Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky