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National Weather Service Shreveport LA
947 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...
An enhanced pressure gradient between a low across Oklahoma and a
surface high over the east coast will maintain an enhanced
pressure gradient tonight with wind speeds continuing around 20
mph with higher gusts. Therefore a lake wind advisory remains in
effect. Additionally, showers to increase in coverage from the 
west as front eases eastward. For this update went ahead and 
extended pops slightly farther east across Toledo Bend into west 
central Louisiana to account for latest radar trends. /05/

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Regional Hourly Observations For ASSUMPTION County

SWR not available
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 900pm CST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 73 degrees south. Current sky condition is mostly cloudy south. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are coming from the southeast at 12 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the unavailable category north, unavailable category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at New Orleans Lakefront and N.O. INTL ARPT. The lowest temperature is 70 degrees at Houma and Baton Rouge.


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this Parish will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For ASSUMPTION County, LA

453 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected. 

Minor river flooding is occurring along the lower Pearl River 
near Bogalusa and near the town of Pearl River.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For ASSUMPTION Parish, LA
616 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 60s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 80. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with chance of showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of showers 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

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ASSUMPTION County, Louisiana Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory

Current Weather Advisory is NOT available

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Louisiana

                            LOUISIANA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      Below                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Monday February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.910000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:45 EST Set 18:59 EST
Transit Meridian 13:21 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:22 EST Ends 19:22 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