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National Weather Service Shreveport LA 907 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018 .UPDATE... To clean up morning wording and bump a few zone group's highs.National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
Current Surface Map, [2nd Source TWC]
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Hourly Observations For EAST BATON ROUGE Parish
1000 AM CST FRI NOV 16 2018
SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS 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 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 INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated.
7-Day Forecast For EAST BATON ROUGE Parish, LA
341 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018
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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
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 Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Friday November 16, 2018 the 320th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN 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
NOVEMBER 16TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1927... Record daily precipitation amounts were set: 1.96 inches at Lexington and 1.50 inches at Bowling Green, KY. (NWS Louisville) ...1958... More than six inches of snow fell at Tucson AZ. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1959... 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) ...1987... 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