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Regional Hourly Observations For BARRY County
Issued at 300 AM CDT WED MAR 21 2018
SPRINGFIELD    CLOUDY    40  34  79 NW12      30.01S                  
JOPLIN         CLEAR     35  33  92 W5        30.07R                  
BRANSON        PTCLDY    37  32  81 NW5       30.02R                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 300am CDT, Wednesday March 21, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 33 degrees north, near 37 degrees central, and near 42 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 88%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 27 degrees north. Winds are from the northwest at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 33 degrees central. Winds are from the northwest at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 42 degrees at West Plains. The lowest temperature is 33 degrees at Kirksville.

Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BARRY County,MO

230 AM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

  The chance of thunderstorms will return later this week into 
  the weekend. Severe weather is not expected at this time. Fire 
  weather concerns will also have to be monitored later this 


  Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For BARRY County, MO
226 AM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018

Mostly sunny early in the morning then becoming sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Light wind early in the morning becoming northwest around 10 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Light wind.

Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.

Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs around 70. South winds 10 to 15 mph in the morning increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Temperature rising into the 60s by midnight
then near steady overnight. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Breezy. Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.

Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows around 40.

Cooler. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 60. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   MAR 26-30 MAR 28-APR 3    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Below      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal      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

Wednesday March 21, 2018 the 80th Day of Year

Declination 0.630000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:10 EDT Set 19:22 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:15 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:44 EDT Ends 19:48 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

A tornado swarm occurred in the Deep South. Between late afternoon and
early the next morning severe thunderstorms spawned 31 tornadoes in
Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee. The tornadoes killed 334
persons and injured 1784 others. Northern Alabama was hardest hit.
Tornadoes in Alabama killed 286 persons and caused five million dollars
damage. (David Ludlum)
Severe thunderstorms spawned thirty-one tornadoes across Arkansas,
Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky. The tornadoes
killed 343 persons and caused 15 million dollars damage. Arkansas and
Tennessee each reported thirteen tornadoes. The towns of Judsonia AR and
Henderson TN were nearly wiped off the map in what proved to be the worst
tornado outbreak of record for Arkansas. A tornado, one and a half miles
wide at times, left a church the only undamaged building at Judsonia.
(David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

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