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National Weather Service Shreveport LA
947 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...
An enhanced pressure gradient between a low across Oklahoma and a
surface high over the east coast will maintain an enhanced
pressure gradient tonight with wind speeds continuing around 20
mph with higher gusts. Therefore a lake wind advisory remains in
effect. Additionally, showers to increase in coverage from the 
west as front eases eastward. For this update went ahead and 
extended pops slightly farther east across Toledo Bend into west 
central Louisiana to account for latest radar trends. /05/

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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 900pm CST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 73 degrees south. Current sky condition is mostly cloudy south. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are coming from the southeast at 12 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the unavailable category north, unavailable category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at New Orleans Lakefront and N.O. INTL ARPT. The lowest temperature is 70 degrees at Houma 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 LINCOLN County, LA

1217 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight  

Light rain with a few thunderstorms continued to impact locations 
near and North of the Interstate 30 corridor and a shift to the
East during the day and overnight reaching east Texas, Northwest
Louisiana, and Southwest Arkansas. No hazardous weather is 
expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday  

Persistent southwest flow aloft will remain over the Four-State 
Region providing additional moisture and disturbances, resulting 
in an unsettled and wet weather pattern through the week and
into the weekend. Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected by 
Tuesday and Wednesday as a cold front becomes a focus for 
thunderstorms. As soils become saturated the potential for 
flash flooding and flooding becomes moderate for the Northwest 
sections of the forecast area. Later in the week, showers and 
isolated thunderstorms will remain possible and a potential for 
flash flooding and flooding will shift into South Central
Arkansas, Northwest and North Central Louisiana, and East
Texas. Confidence is low for severe weather at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Activation of emergency management personnel  amateur radio
operators  and storm spotters will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For LINCOLN Parish, LA
925 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018


LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST TUESDAY

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Windy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

TUESDAY
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Cloudy, cooler. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Cloudy, cooler. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

THURSDAY
Cloudy. Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

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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 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      Below                      

....  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 February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.910000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:45 EST Set 18:59 EST
Transit Meridian 13:21 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:22 EST Ends 19:22 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

FEBRUARY 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1871...
A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
...1884...
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
Ludlum)
...1888...
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)

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