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Regional Hourly Observations For CRAWFORD County
Issued at 400 AM CDT MON MAY 27 2019
SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LAWRENCEVILLE FAIR 68 65 90 NE5 30.01F FLORA* MOCLDY 67 66 97 CALM 30.02S FAIRFIELD* MOCLDY 68 68 100 CALM 30.00F HARRISBURG* FAIR 70 70 100 CALM 30.01S ROBINSON* FAIR 63 63 100 CALM 30.03S FOG
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 400am CDT, Monday May 27, 2019
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 56 degrees north, near 61 degrees central, and near 68 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 330/ degrees at Northerly Island. The lowest temperature is 50 degrees at Lansing.
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 CRAWFORD County,IL
354 PM CDT Sun May 26 2019 DAY ONE TONIGHTIsolated thunderstorms will be possible early this evening. Severe weather is not expected. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY A few strong thunderstorms are possible on Monday. More numerous thunderstorms are expected Tuesday night through Thursday morning. The severe weather threat on Monday should remain mainly north of I-70. Minor flooding will continue along the Wabash River much of the week, but should subside on the Embarras and Little Wabash Rivers by mid week. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For CRAWFORD County, IL
415 AM CDT Mon May 27 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 1-JUN 5 JUN 3-JUN 9 JUN JUN-AUG ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Below Precipitation: Above Above 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
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford
Monday May 27, 2019 the 147th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.420000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:35 EDT Set 21:18 EDT Transit Meridian 13:56 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:05 EDT Ends 21:48 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