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Regional Hourly Observations For BOLLINGER County
Issued at 1200 PM CDT TUE JUL 17 2018
...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU FAIR      89  74  60 E7        30.02S HX  98           
FARMINGTON     PTSUNNY   85  74  69 VRB5      30.08R HX  92           
POPLAR BLUFF   FAIR      88  75  65 VRB6      30.02S HX  97           
WEST PLAINS    FAIR      88  74  63 NE3       30.09R HX  96           
                                       

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 1100am CDT, Tuesday July 17, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 81 degrees north, near 83 degrees central, and near 85 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, cloudy central, and mostly sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 50%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The heat index is near 91 degrees south. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and danger south. Winds are from the east at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 87 degrees at Springfield, Rolla, and Joplin. The lowest temperature is 80 degrees at Lee's Summit.


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 BOLLINGER County,MO

329 AM CDT Tue Jul 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

Afternoon heat index values may top out around 100 degrees over
southeast Missouri, the Purchase Area of Kentucky, and adjacent
portions of southern Illinois.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

An isolated thunderstorm will be possible over Carter and Ripley
Counties in Missouri Wednesday afternoon, and throughout southeast
Missouri late Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Locally heavy
rainfall and lightning will be the primary concerns.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible throughout 
the region late Thursday night. Locally heavy rainfall and 
lightning will be the primary concerns.

A good chance of thunderstorms is forecast throughout the region 
Friday and Friday night. Lesser chances of thunderstorms will 
linger over eastern portions of the area Saturday. A few severe
storms will be possible Friday afternoon and evening. Otherwise, 
locally heavy rainfall and lightning will be the primary concerns
through the period.

Afternoon heat index values may reach 105 over parts of southeast
Missouri and southern Illinois Friday.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation cannot be ruled out Friday afternoon and
evening.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOLLINGER County, MO
528 AM CDT Tue Jul 17 2018

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. North winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. East winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 70.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
                             MISSOURI                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   JUL 22-26    JUL 24-30    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        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

Tuesday July 17, 2018 the 198th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.020000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:58 EDT Set 21:31 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:14 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:29 EDT Ends 22:00 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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JULY 17TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1934...
One of the worst heat waves in the history of the nation commenced. During
the last two weeks of the month extreme heat claimed 679 lives in Michigan,
including 300 in Detroit alone. (The Weather Channel)
...1941...
A prolonged heat wave over Washington State finally came to an end.
Lightning from untimely thunderstorms was responsible for 598 forest fires.
(David Ludlum)
...1952...
Thunderstorms helped the temperatur at Key West FL to dip to 69 degrees, to
equal their July record established on the first of July in 1923. (The
Weather Channel)
...1957...
On a warm and sunny day at Wilmington DE, with a high of 86 degrees, a dust
devil suddenly appeared. It tore most the roof off one house, and stripped
shingles from a neighboring house. A TV aerial was toppled, and clothes
were blown off clothes lines. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Slow moving thunderstorms caused flooding on the Guadalupe River in Texas
resulting in tragic loss of life. A bus and van leaving a summer youth camp
stalled near the rapidly rising river, just west of the town of Comfort,
and a powerful surge of water swept away 43 persons, mostly teenagers. Ten
drowned in the floodwaters. Most of the others were rescued from tree tops
by helicopter. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A dozen cities in the eastern U.S., and six others in California, reported
record high temperatures for the date. Downtown San Francisco CA, with a
high of 103 degrees, obliterated their previous record high of 82 degrees.
Philadelphia PA reported a record five straight days of 100 degree heat,
and Baltimore MD reported a record eight days of 100 degree weather for the
year. Afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced severe weather along the
Middle Atlantic Coast, and over southern New England. (The National Weather
Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms produced severe weather from South Dakota to Lousiana, with
126 reports of large hail and damaging winds during the day and night.
Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced hail four inches in diameter in Frontier
County, and at North Platte, causing millions of dollars damage to crops in
Frontier County. Thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced wind gusts to 90 mph at
Peggs. Tahlequah OK was drenched with 5.25 inches of rain. (Storm Data)
(The National Weather Summary)


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