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Regional Hourly Observations For JO DAVIESS County
Issued at 900 PM CST MON FEB 19 2018
NORTHWEST ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS MOLINE LGT RAIN 51 50 96 W9 29.75R FOG STERLING* LGT RAIN 55 54 96 MISG N/A FOG SAVANNA* CLOUDY 48 48 100 SW5 29.76R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 900pm CST, Monday February 19, 2018
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 48 degrees north, near 64 degrees central, and near 66 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light rain north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 80%, and the dew point is near 58 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. Visibility is less than one mile north. Winds are from the south at 12 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the south at 20 mph with gusts at 28 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 14 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. 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 68 degrees at Salem, Harrisburg, and Centralia. The lowest temperature is 46 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 JO DAVIESS County,IL
550 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018 DAY ONE TONIGHT Showers and isolated thunderstorms will continue through the overnight hours. The strongest storms will produce heavy rain and possibly some small hail. Ponding water and flooding along small streams are also possible due to the frozen ground. Dense fog with visibilities less than one quarter mile will linger over east central Iowa into northwest Illinois overnight and a dense fog advisory is in effect. Freezing rain is expected tonight northwest of a line from Manchester to Belle Plaine. Ice accumulations up to one tenth of an inch will be possible and a winter weather advisory is in effect. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY There will be a potential for more freezing rain Tuesday morning northwest of a line from Manchester to Belle Plaine. Locally heavy rainfall is possible Tuesday. The area most at risk is along and east of the Mississippi River. Flooding along streams and water on roads from rain filled ditches is possible. River flooding is possible along the Rock River this week, and a flood watch is in effect at Moline, Joslin, and Como. Tuesday afternoon and night rain will change to snow and end from northwest to southeast. A period of freezing rain or sleet is expected during the transition to snow. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected tonight. However reports of rainfall amounts greater than one inch, minor flooding, and freezing rain are appreciated.
7-Day Forecast For JO DAVIESS County, IL
757 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Below Normal 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 February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -10.910000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:46 EST Set 18:40 EST Transit Meridian 13:12 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:19 EST Ends 19:07 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 19TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1871... A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast. ...1884... Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S., killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage. Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David Ludlum) ...1888... A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum) ...1954... High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph, caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky