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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 VERNON Parish
200 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018

CENTRAL LOUISIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
FORT POLK      FAIR      49  41  73 NE6       30.19F                  
ALEXANDRIA INT FAIR      44  42  93 CALM      30.20F                  
ALEXANDRIA     FAIR      45  42  89 CALM      30.21F                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana
Based on observations at 400am 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 60%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are unavailable central. Winds are coming from the northeast at 10 mph in the south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 62 degrees at N.O. INTL ARPT. The lowest temperature is 47 degrees at Slidell.


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 VERNON County, LA

336 AM CDT Mon Oct 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday
Increasing chances of showers and isolated thunderstorms can be 
expected Tuesday through Thursday. Diminishing chances of
precipitation, followed by cooler and drier air, can be expected for
the remainder of the week into next weekend.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For VERNON Parish, LA
300 AM CDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TODAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of showers 60 percent.

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

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

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

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

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VERNON County, Louisiana Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory

Current Weather Advisory is NOT available

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Louisiana

                            LOUISIANA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
               OCT 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   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