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Regional Hourly Observations For FAYETTE County
Issued at 1000 AM CST WED DEC 12 2018
SOUTH-CENTRAL ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CARBONDALE NOT AVBL MARION SUNNY 48 36 61 S18 29.99S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 1000am CST, Wednesday December 12, 2018
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 39 degrees central and near 48 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair central and sunny south. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 61%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are from the west at 18 mph with gusts at 28 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 30 degrees central. Winds are from the south at 18 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The livestock cold stress index is in the unavailable category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 210/ degrees at Northerly Island. The lowest temperature is 34 degrees at Moline.
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
333 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Thursday through Tuesday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For FAYETTE County, IL
906 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 17-21 DEC 19-25 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Above Precipitation: Below Above 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
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford
Wednesday December 12, 2018 the 346th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -23.140000 Distance 0.999724 AU Rise 08:12 EST Set 17:34 EST Transit Meridian 12:53 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:42 EST Ends 18:04 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 12TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... Portland OR was drenched with 7.66 inches of rain, a record 24 hour total for that location. (12th-13th) (The Weather Channel) ...1960... The first of three Middle Atlantic snowstorms produced a foot of snow at Baltimore MD. A pre-winter blizzard struck the northeastern U.S. producing wind gusts as high as 51 mph, along with 16 inches of snow at Nantucket MA, and 20 inches at Newark NJ. (David Ludlum) ...1969... The worst tornado of record for western Washington State tracked south of Seattle, traveling five miles, from Des Moines to Kent. The tornado, 50 to 200 yards in width, began as a waterspout over Puget Sound. One person was injured and the tornado caused half a million dollars damage. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... While a developing winter storm began to spread snow across New Mexico into Colorado, high winds ushered unseasonably cold air into the southwestern states. Winds in California gusted to 60 mph in the Sacramento River Delta, and in the San Bernardino Valley. (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Cold arctic air spread from the Great Lakes Region to the Appalachian Region. Twenty-five cities, mostly in the northeastern U.S., reported record low temperatures for the date. The low of 12 degrees below zero at Albany NY was their coldest reading of record for so early in the season. Saranac Lake NY was the cold spot in the nation with a low of 28 degrees below zero. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... A winter storm produced snow from northern Mississippi to the Middle Atlantic Coast, with 10.5 inches reported at Powhatan VA. Heavy snow whitened the Black Hills of South Dakota, with 36 inches reported at Deer Mountain. Thirteen cities in the north central U.S., from Minnesota to Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date, including Duluth MN and Yankton SD with morning lows of 22 degrees below zero. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky