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907 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

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Hourly Observations For EAST BATON ROUGE Parish
1000 AM CST FRI NOV 16 2018

N.O. INTL ARPT FAIR      57  43  59 CALM      30.30S                  
N.O. LAKEFRONT FAIR      54  39  57 N3        30.31S                  
N.O. DOWNTOWN* FAIR      55  40  56 CALM      30.31S                  
RESERVE*       FAIR      57  33  40 CALM      30.30F                  
SLIDELL        FAIR      56  37  49 VRB3      30.29F                  
BATON ROUGE    FAIR      55  38  52 CALM      30.29S                  
BOOTHVILLE     NOT AVBL                                               
BOGALUSA*      FAIR      53  40  61 CALM      30.30S                  
GALLIANO*      FAIR      56  41  56 NE3       30.30S                  
NEW ROADS*     FAIR      54  37  54 CALM      30.29F                  
GONZALES*      FAIR      55  37  50 CALM      30.29S                  
HAMMOND*       FAIR      54  37  54 CALM      30.30S HAZE             
HOUMA*         SUNNY     54  37  54 CALM      30.31S                  
PORT FOURCHON* SUNNY     52  41  66 NE6       30.31S                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 1000am CST, Friday November 16, 2018

Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 59 degrees north, near 57 degrees central, and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 59%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. Winds are coming from the southwest at 9 mph in the north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 6 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 59 degrees at Shreveport. The lowest temperature is 54 degrees at Tallulah, New Orleans Lakefront, Manroe, and Houma.

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.

All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For EAST BATON ROUGE County, LA

343 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For EAST BATON ROUGE Parish, LA
341 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds becoming south up to 5 mph in the afternoon.

Clear. Lows around 40. South winds to 5 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.

Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds to 5 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. East winds to 5 mph.

Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming sunny. Highs around 70. North winds to 5 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.

Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 50.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

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EAST BATON ROUGE County, Louisiana Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory

Current Weather Advisory is NOT available

Ag. Weather Forecast Parameter Maps:Spraying Conditions , Dewpoint Temperatures, Livestock Heat Stress

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Louisiana

                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   NOV 21-25    NOV 23-29    NOV   NOV18-JAN19                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Above      Below     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      

....  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

Friday November 16, 2018 the 320th Day of Year

Declination -18.970000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:38 EST Set 18:08 EST
Transit Meridian 12:52 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:13 EST Ends 18:33 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

Record daily precipitation amounts were set: 1.96 inches at Lexington and 
1.50 inches at Bowling Green, KY. (NWS Louisville)
More than six inches of snow fell at Tucson AZ. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
The most severe November cold wave in U.S. history was in progress. A
weather observing station located 14 miles northeast of Lincoln MT reported
a reading of 53 degrees below zero, which established an all-time record
low temperature for the nation for the month of November. Their high that
day was one degree above zero. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
High winds and heavy snow created blizzard conditions across parts of
eastern Colorado. Wind gusts reached 68 mph at Pueblo, and snowfall totals
ranged up to 37 inches at Echo Lake. In Wyoming, the temperature dipped to
14 degrees below zero at Laramie. Strong thunderstorms in Louisiana
drenched Alexandria with 16.65 inches of rain in thirty hours, with an
unofficial total of 21.21 inches north of Olla. Flash flooding in Louisiana
caused five to six million dollars damage. (15th-16th) (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky