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Regional Hourly Observations For FAYETTE County
Issued at 500 PM CST SAT FEB 16 2019
SOUTH-CENTRAL ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CARBONDALE FAIR 32 23 69 NE5 29.93F WCI 27 CAIRO* FAIR 32 29 89 NE5 29.91S WCI 27 EFFINGHAM* FAIR 36 23 59 NE3 29.96F MARION CLOUDY 32 25 74 NE9 29.93F WCI 24 MT. VERNON FAIR 34 25 69 NE8 29.95F WCI 27 CENTRALIA* CLOUDY 35 27 74 NE6 29.94S WCI 30 SALEM* FAIR 36 25 64 E6 29.96R WCI 31 METROPOLIS* FAIR 33 30 87 CALM 29.92F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 500pm CST, Saturday February 16, 2019
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 28 degrees north, near 32 degrees central, and near 34 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. Winds are from the east at 13 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 17 degrees north. Winds are from the east at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 22 degrees central. Winds are from the northeast at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 27 degrees south. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 70/ degrees at Northerly Island. The lowest temperature is 26 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 FAYETTE County,IL
405 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019 DAY ONE Tonight. Snow accumulations up to 3 inches and a light glazing of ice are expected areawide tonight. Please see the Winter Weather Advisory for additional information. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday. Snow and freezing drizzle will continue into Sunday morning for portions of northeast Missouri and west-central Illinois. Please see the Winter Weather Advisory for additional information. Another round of wintry weather is expected from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotters are encouraged to report wintry precipitation type and amounts, if observed, to the National Weather Service.
7-Day Forecast For FAYETTE County, IL
535 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY FEB 22-26 FEB 24-MAR 2 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Below Precipitation: Above Above Above 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
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford
Saturday February 16, 2019 the 47th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -12.060000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:50 EST Set 18:37 EST Transit Meridian 13:12 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:23 EST Ends 19:03 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
FEBRUARY 16TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1899... Washington D.C. received 1.26 inches of rain in six hours atop a snow cover more than 30 inches deep making it the soggiest day of record. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1903... The temperature at Pokegama Dam MN plunged to 59 degrees below zero to establish a state record. (David Ludlum) ...1943... Record cold prevailed in the northeastern U.S. The mercury plunged to 43 degrees below zero at Concord NH, and to -39 degrees at Portland ME. The morning low of -32 degrees at Falls Village CT established a state record, yet the afternoon high that day was 20 degrees above zero. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
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