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Regional Hourly Observations For SCOTT County
Issued at 400 PM CDT THU MAR 22 2018
WEST-CENTRAL ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS QUINCY LGT RAIN 43 32 65 CALM 30.31F GALESBURG* CLOUDY 54 31 41 SW3 30.29F MACOMB* CLOUDY 49 26 41 CALM 30.31F JACKSONVILLE* CLOUDY 50 26 39 SW6 30.30F PITTSFIELD* CLOUDY 46 31 56 SW6 30.32F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 400pm CDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 46 degrees north and near 52 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 31%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 40%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Winds are from the east at 12 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are from the north at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 52 degrees at Mount Vernon and Marion. The lowest temperature is 38 degrees at Northerly Island.
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 SCOTT County,IL
330 PM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018 DAY ONE TONIGHTNo hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY Isolated thunderstorms will be possible overnight Friday night into Saturday morning. Severe weather is not anticipated. More thunderstorms are possible overnight Monday night into Tuesday evening along with moderate to heavy rains. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For SCOTT County, IL
246 PM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018
TONIGHT FRIDAY FRIDAY NIGHT SATURDAY SATURDAY NIGHT SUNDAY SUNDAY NIGHT MONDAY MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY TUESDAY NIGHT WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
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WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
12-48 Hr Surface,
12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc,
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Normal Precipitation: Above Normal 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
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.020000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:58 EDT Set 19:14 EDT Transit Meridian 13:05 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:32 EDT Ends 19:40 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
MARCH 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1920... A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude". (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1936... A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107 lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum) ...1954... Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The Weather Channel)
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