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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WEBSTER County
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Regional Hourly Observations For WEBSTER County
Issued at 700 AM CDT TUE OCT 16 2018
NORTH CENTRAL IOWA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ALGONA * CLEAR 34 28 80 SW9 30.05S WCI 26 CLARION * CLEAR 34 28 80 SW7 30.08S WCI 28 ESTHERVILLE CLOUDY 34 27 75 SW14 30.04R WCI 25 6HR MIN TEMP: 34; 6HR MAX TEMP: 36; FORT DODGE * CLEAR 34 28 79 SW8 30.10S WCI 27 MASON CITY CLEAR 36 29 75 SW18G28 30.06R WCI 26 6HR MIN TEMP: 35; 6HR MAX TEMP: 37; FOREST CITY * FAIR 34 32 93 SW7 30.05R WCI 28 WEBSTER CITY * CLEAR 36 28 75 SW10 30.08S WCI 28 IOWA FALLS * FAIR 35 30 82 SW9 30.10S WCI 28
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Iowa
Based on observations at 700am CDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018
Across Iowa...temperatures are near 27 degrees west, near 33 degrees central, and near 34 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Winds are from the east at 5 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 22 degrees west. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 26 degrees central. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 27 degrees east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 36 degrees at Mason City and Ames. The lowest temperature is 27 degrees at Sioux City.
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 WEBSTER County,IA
331 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated.
7-Day Forecast For WEBSTER County, IA
635 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Iowa
IOWA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 21-25 OCT 23-29 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Precipitation: Below Below .... 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 October 16, 2018 the 289th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -9.240000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 08:28 EDT Set 19:30 EDT Transit Meridian 13:59 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 08:01 EDT Ends 19:57 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
///////////////////////// OCTOBER 16TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1780... The most deadly Western Hemisphere hurricane on record raged across the Caribbean. It killed 22,000 people on the islands of Martinique, St. Eustatius, and Barbados. Thousands more died at sea. (NWS Louisville) ...1913... The temperature in Downtown San Francisco soared to 101 degrees to equal their record for October. (The Weather Channel) ...1925... A family of tornadoes and downbursts moved over a 45 mile long path from Warren County through Edmonson County into Hart County. Two homes near Bowling Green were blown into the Barren River. A hotel was torn apart at Mammoth Cave National Park. (NWS Louisville) ...1937... An unlikely winter-like storm produced as much as ten inches of snow in Minnesota and Iowa. ...1987... Ten cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. The low of 34 degrees at Augusta GA marked their third straight morning of record cold. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to parts of the central U.S. Lightning struck a bull and six cows under a tree near Battiest OK. (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Late afternoon thunderstorms produced severe weather in southwestern Lower Michigan and northern Indiana. One thunderstorm spawned a tornado north of Nappanee IN which caused half a million dollars damage. Six cities in California reported record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon high of 100 degrees at Red Bluff CA was the latest such reading of record for so late in the autumn season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Heavy snow blanketed the foothills of Colorado. Up to three inches was reported around Denver. Echo Lake was buried under nineteen inches of snow. Temperatures again warmed into the 80s and lower 90s in the eastern and south central U.S. Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including Atlantic City NJ with a reading of 84 degrees. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky