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National Weather Service Shreveport LA 152 PM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018 .AVIATION... For the 22/18Z terminal forecast for the ArkLaTex will prevail VFR flight categories through most of the period with an increase in low level moisture that will return MVFR for Deep East and parts of East Texas between 23/12Z-23/14Z and into Northeast Texas and adjacent Southwest Arkansas and Northwest Louisiana between 23/14Z-23/15Z with ceilings around 1-3 KFT. MVFR ceilings will enter parts of South Central Arkansas and North Central Louisiana beyond the end of the forecast period. Surface winds will be south 6-11 knots this afternoon for Southwest and South Central Arkansas and Northwest and North Central Louisiana, and 10-15 knots for East and Northeast Texas. The winds will lower overnight to around 10 knots for Texas and from 3-7 knots for remaining sites, but increase significantly after 23/14z with a tightening pressure gradient with southerly winds of 15-20 knots areawide with higher gusts to 25-30 knots on Friday. /06/National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
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Hourly Observations For MOREHOUSE Parish
400 PM CDT THU MAR 22 2018
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BASTROP FAIR 71 33 23 S8 30.29F TALLULAH/VBURG FAIR 67 35 30 E5 30.30F VIDALIA FAIR 69 37 29 CALM 30.29F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 400pm CDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 75 degrees north, near 75 degrees central, and near 70 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 25%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 27%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 28%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are coming from the south at 12 mph in the north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southeast at 6 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Shreveport, Fort Polk, and Aexandria Intl. The lowest temperature is 65 degrees at New Orleans Lakefront.
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 MOREHOUSE County, LA
259 PM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018 DAY ONE Tonight and Friday The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday night through Wednesday 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 Wednesday.
7-Day Forecast For MOREHOUSE Parish, LA
344 PM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018
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MOREHOUSE 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 MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Normal Normal Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Below .... 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
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.020000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:08 EDT Set 19:21 EDT Transit Meridian 13:14 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:45 EDT Ends 19:45 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
MARCH 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1920... A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude". (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1936... A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107 lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum) ...1954... Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky