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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WARREN County
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Regional Hourly Observations For WARREN County
Issued at 1200 PM CST MON DEC 18 2017
CENTRAL IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS AMES SUNNY 43 33 68 SW17 29.88F 6HR MIN TEMP: 21; 6HR MAX TEMP: 43; ANKENY * SUNNY 45 34 65 SW12G18 29.90F BOONE * SUNNY 43 32 65 SW17G24 29.85F CHARITON * SUNNY 43 36 75 SW16G25 29.92F DES MOINES MOSUNNY 44 34 67 SW21 29.90F 6HR MIN TEMP: 29; 6HR MAX TEMP: 44; GRINNELL* SUNNY 39 35 84 S16G22 29.91F WCI 31 KNOXVILLE * SUNNY 43 34 70 SW16 29.90F MARSHALLTOWN MOSUNNY 39 33 79 SW17 29.87F WCI 30 6HR MIN TEMP: 22; 6HR MAX TEMP: 39; NEWTON * SUNNY 43 36 75 SW21 29.89F PELLA * SUNNY 43 35 73 SW12G18 29.93F PERRY * N/A 44 31 61 SW13G22 29.89F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 1200pm CST, Monday December 18, 2017
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 46 degrees west, near 44 degrees central, and near 42 degrees east. Current sky conditions are sunny west, mostly sunny central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 21 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 13 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 49 degrees at Burlington. The lowest temperature is 34 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 WARREN County,IA
1001 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017 DAY ONE Today and tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday Wintery precipitation will be possible Thursday evening changing over to all snow by Friday morning. Light accumulations are possible by late Friday. Additional light snowfall is possible Saturday night through Sunday night. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected, but any precipitation reports late this week will be greatly appreciated.
7-Day Forecast For WARREN County, IA
1224 PM CST Mon Dec 18 2017
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 23-27 DEC 25-DEC 31 DEC DEC-FEB ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Below Precipitation: Below 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
Monday December 18, 2017 the 352th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -23.410000 Distance 0.999725 AU Rise 08:38 EST Set 17:45 EST Transit Meridian 13:11 EST Civil Twilight Begins 08:07 EST Ends 18:15 EST 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
DECEMBER 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1957... A tornado swept across Jackson County, Williamson County and Franklin County in southern Illinois killing eleven persons. (David Ludlum) ...1981... A heavy lake-effect snow blanketed the southern and southeast shores of Lake Michigan leaving up to 22 inches of snow at Valparaiso IND. (David Ludlum) ...1983... Record cold hit the north central states. At Havre MT the mercury plunged to a record reading of 34 degrees below zero. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1984... A storm over southern California left up to 16 inches of snow in the mountains and upper deserts, with 13 inches reported at Lancaster. Edwards Air Force Base was closed, and Interstate 5 was closed from Castaic to the Tehachapis Mountains. (18th-19th) (The Weather Channel) ...1986... A strong winter storm, which developed off the coast of New Jersey and moved out to sea, lashed the northeastern U.S. with high winds, heavy rain, and heavy snow. The storm left snowfall amounts of up to 30 inches in Vermont, 24 inches in Massachusetts, and 20 inches in New Hampshire. The highest rainfall amounts approached four inches in southern New England, where winds gusted to 70 mph. (Storm Data) ...1987... A weakening storm moved into the Rocky Mountain Region producing six inches of snow at the Platoro Reservoir in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The storm then spread rain and drizzle across the Southern High Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley, with thunderstorms over Texas. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Warm weather prevailed in the central U.S. while cool weather prevailed across the eastern states. Sheridan WY, with a record warm afternoon high of 68 degrees, was seven degrees warmer than Key West FL. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... A winter storm moving out of the Great Plains Region spread freezing rain, sleet and snow across parts of the southeastern U.S. Freezing rain resulted in 170 auto accidents in the Memphis area during the evening hours. Unseasonably warm weather continued ahead of arctic cold front. Miami FL equalled their record for December with an afternoon high of 87 degrees. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky