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National Weather Service Shreveport LA 1230 PM CDT Sun May 27 2018 .AVIATION... MVFR CIGS continued to plague ktxk and will likely remain the case for the next few hours, before it finally scours out. Scattered -SHRA have been ongoing since earlier this morning just east of klfk, with additional isolated -SHRA having developed south of kshv early this afternoon. Additional precipitation elsewhere may be hard-pressed to develop given increased subsidence /mitigates the development of rainfall/ has been infiltrating the region from the west. Thus, have elected to only insert a VCTS at kshv and klfk at this time. Will of course amend as necessary. Any lingering precipitation will gradually dissipate shortly after sunset. East-southeast wind speeds of 4-8 kts this afternoon will become light and variable /and for some locations calm/ overnight whilst computer models hint at VFR-MVFR CIGS and VIS due to fog. Have inserted fog at a few terminals where confidence is highest, but do not feel very confident with regards MVFR CIGS /will only an insert of SCT where appropriate/. By sunrise, winds will have backed to the east-northeast at 5 kts or less, due to Subtropical Alberto making landfall along the FL Panhandle/AL Gulf coasts.National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
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Regional Hourly Observations For CAMERON County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 1200pm CDT, Sunday May 27, 2018
Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 83 degrees south. Current sky condition is fair south. In the south, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is unavailable north, unavailable central, and danger south. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are coming from the northeast at 8 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 85 degrees at Slidell and Baton Rouge. The lowest temperature is 83 degrees at N.O. INTL ARPT.
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 CAMERON County
Hazardous report currently not available
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
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CAMERON County, Louisiana Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory
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Ag. Weather Forecast Parameter Maps:Spraying Conditions , Dewpoint Temperatures, Livestock Heat Stress
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Louisiana
LOUISIANA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 1-JUN 5 JUN 3-JUN 9 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Below Below Above Normal .... 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
Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.460000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 07:05 EDT Set 21:06 EDT Transit Meridian 14:05 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:38 EDT Ends 21:32 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
//////////////////////////// MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1896... A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time. It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1873... A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville) ...1987... Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane, hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma. Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1995... An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington County Indiana). (NWS Louisville) ...1996... Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky