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Regional Hourly Observations For BOND County
Issued at 300 AM CDT THU OCT 18 2018
SOUTH-CENTRAL ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CARBONDALE FAIR 39 38 96 CALM 30.49S CAIRO* FAIR 44 40 88 CALM 30.47S EFFINGHAM* FAIR 36 35 94 CALM 30.51S MARION FAIR 38 36 94 CALM 30.49F MT. VERNON FAIR 39 36 89 N3 30.50R CENTRALIA* CLOUDY 39 36 89 CALM 30.49S SALEM* FAIR 42 34 74 CALM 30.49S METROPOLIS* FAIR 43 39 85 CALM 30.47F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 300am CDT, Thursday October 18, 2018
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 34 degrees central, and near 39 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 250/ degrees at Northerly Island. The lowest temperature is 26 degrees at Rochelle.
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.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOND County,IL
333 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight. Major river flooding continues on the Mississippi River at Saverton Lock and Dam. See the appropriate Flood Statement for more details. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday. Major river flooding will continues on the Mississippi River at Saverton through the end of this week. See the appropriate Flood Statement for more details. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For BOND County, IL
335 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018
THROUGH SUNRISE TODAY TONIGHT FRIDAY FRIDAY NIGHT SATURDAY SATURDAY NIGHT SUNDAY SUNDAY NIGHT MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
12-48 Hr Surface,
12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc,
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Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 23-27 OCT 25-OCT 31 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Precipitation: Normal 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
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford
Thursday October 18, 2018 the 291th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -9.960000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 08:13 EDT Set 19:14 EDT Transit Meridian 13:44 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:47 EDT Ends 19:41 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 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1906... A hurricane struck South Florida drowning 124 persons stranded in the Florida Keys. (David Ludlum) ...1910... Northeasterly winds as high as 70 mph (from a hurricane moving northward up the Florida peninsula) carried water out of Tampa Bay and the Hillsboro River. The water level lowered to nine feet below mean low water. Forty ships were grounded. (The Weather Channel) ...1930... A big early season lake effect snowburst on the lee shores of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario produced 47 inches at Governeur NY and 48 inches just south of Buffalo. (David Ludlum) ...1987... Thunderstorms in northeastern Texas produced golf ball size hail at Atlanta, along with wind gusts to 86 mph, and four inches of rain. Damage from the storm was estimated at more than a million dollars. Sunny and mild weather continued across much of the rest of the nation. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Eight cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date, including Red Bluff CA with a reading of 96 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Unseasonably cold air began to invade the central and eastern U.S. Light snow fell across northern Maine, and snow was also reported in the Great Lakes Region, including the Chicago area. Bismarck ND was the cold spot in the nation with a low of 9 degrees above zero. Five cities in Florida reported record high readings for the date, as temperatures warmed above 80 degrees. Miami FL reported a record high of 90 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky