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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 LINCOLN 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.


NOWCAST For LINCOLN Parish: 0-6 Hour Forecast
Issued at 1036 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

.NOW...
Isolated showers have continued to diminish across the area. 
Most locations will receive no additional rainfall tonight,
and for those areas that do, any rainfall will be brief in nature.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For LINCOLN County, LA

525 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible today and
into tonight across the entire Four State Region. The best chances
for thunderstorms will be this afternoon during peak daytime
heating. This activity should slowly decrease through the evening
and nighttime hours. Brief heavy downpours, gusty winds, and
frequent cloud to ground lightning will be the primary threats.
While an isolated storm could become severe, widespread severe
thunderstorms are not expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday  

Scattered thunderstorms are expected each day through the weekend
and into early next week. The greatest thunderstorm activity is
expected each afternoon during peak daytime heating, and any
storms that develop will gradually dissipate during the evening.
Brief heavy downpours, gusty winds, and frequent cloud to ground
lightning will be possible, but widespread severe weather is not
expected.

A tropical low pressure system moving northward from the Gulf of
Mexico and along the Mississippi River may provide more widespread
and persistent thunderstorm chances across mainly Southern 
Arkansas and Northern Louisiana Saturday through Monday.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Activation of emergency management personnel, amateur radio 
operators, and storm spotters is not anticipated through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For LINCOLN Parish, LA
914 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds 5 mph during the mid and late evening becoming light and variable.

WEDNESDAY
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through mid morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 5 mph becoming light and variable.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 5 mph becoming light and variable.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 90. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

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LINCOLN 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