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National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1047 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

.AVIATION...
A very moist airmass has allowed for scattered duirnal convection
to only gradually dissipate durg the late eve. A few showers 
remain around the keld terminal, and also just nw of the klfk
terminal. Some fog may develop where wet has brought sfc relative
humidities up, mainly at ktxk terminal, but also at klfk, keld,
kmlu, and possibly kggg. Outflow boundaries leftover will
contribute to scattered mainly aftn convection across LA and AR
portions of the area, and may be too isold across ne TX to mention
in fcst attm./07/

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Regional Hourly Observations For EVANGELINE County

SWR not available
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 73 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 80 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog central. Winds are coming from the southeast at 5 mph in the north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southeast at 6 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 80 degrees at N.O. INTL ARPT. The lowest temperature is 68 degrees at Alexandria and Aexandria Intl.


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 EVANGELINE County, LA

347 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue through the
evening before waning around sunset. While organized or widespread 
severe weather is not expected, some storms could produce strong gusty
winds along with frequent cloud to ground lightning and locally 
heavy rainfall.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop once again
beginning late Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening. Some 
storms could produce strong gusty winds along with frequent 
lightning and locally heavy rainfall.

Weather conditions Thursday through the weekend will be highly
dependent on the evolution and track of a low pressure area moving
north through the gulf of Mexico. Should the low track towards the
northern gulf coast widespread heavy rainfall will be possible. Please 
continue to closely monitor the forecast for the end of the week 
and into the weekend.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  
Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For EVANGELINE Parish, LA
922 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds up to 5 mph late in the evening becoming light.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

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EVANGELINE 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 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      

....  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

Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.770000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 07:06 EDT Set 21:04 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:04 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:40 EDT Ends 21:30 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

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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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