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National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1155 PM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018

.AVIATION...
High pressure settling across the region will allow for light east
to northeast winds tonight through the forecast period ending
23/06Z. Otherwise, VFR conditions to prevail areawide through the
terminal forecast period. /05/

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Hourly Observations For FRANKLIN Parish
100 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018

NORTHEAST LOUISIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BASTROP          N/A     41  41  98 CALM      30.24F                  
TALLULAH/VBURG FAIR      47  40  76 NE6       30.23F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  47; 6HR MAX TEMP:  53;                                

VIDALIA        FAIR      47  44  87 N3        30.22S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 100am CDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 62 degrees south. Current sky condition is mostly cloudy south. In the south, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are coming from the east at 12 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 62 degrees at New Orleans Lakefront and N.O. INTL ARPT. The lowest temperature is 50 degrees at Slidell 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 FRANKLIN County, LA

304 PM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight and Monday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday night through Saturday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT  
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations is not expected through next Saturday.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For FRANKLIN Parish, LA
1243 AM CDT Mon Oct 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
Mostly clear. Temperatures nearly steady in the lower 40s. North winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. The chance of rain 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs around 70.

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FRANKLIN 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 
               OCT 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Above                                            
 Precipitation:      Below        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

Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.390000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:17 EDT Set 19:28 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:52 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:53 EDT Ends 19:51 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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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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