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National Weather Service Shreveport LA 1032 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018 .DISCUSSION... Gusty nwly winds continue, along with some post-frontal stratocu, across the region this morning. Temps steadily climbing nonetheless, and are fcst to reach into the 60s areawide by this aftn. For the update, have made only a few minor adjustments to sky grids to better match current satellite obs/trends. The remainder of the fcst is in good shape and will not be making any other changes attm. /12/National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
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Regional Hourly Observations For POINTE COUPEE County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 1200pm CDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Louisiana...temperatures are near 65 degrees south. Current sky condition is fair south. In the south, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are coming from the west at 15 mph in the south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 65 degrees at N.O. INTL ARPT. The lowest temperature is 60 degrees at 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For POINTE COUPEE County, LA
1116 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight A Small Craft Advisory is in effect for all of the coastal waters through tonight. Strong offshore flow and hazardous seas can be expected. Flood warnings continue along the Mississippi and Pearl Rivers. Refer to the latest river flood statements for details. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday A Small Craft Advisory will continue through Wednesday morning due to continued strong offshore flow and hazardous seas. Flood warnings will continue along the Mississippi and Pearl Rivers. Refer to the latest river flood statements for details. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not requested.
7-Day Forecast For POINTE COUPEE Parish, LA
1041 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018
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POINTE COUPEE 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 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above 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
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.230000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:11 EDT Set 19:20 EDT Transit Meridian 13:15 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:48 EDT Ends 19:43 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 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky