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Regional Hourly Observations For BUCHANAN County
Issued at 400 AM CDT MON MAY 27 2019
...NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ST. JOSEPH     CLOUDY    71  65  81 S13       29.85R                  
MOSBY          MOSUNNY   70  64  83 CALM      29.87F                  
WARRENSBURG    CLOUDY    70  64  83 SE10G16   29.88F                  
WHITEMAN AFB   CLOUDY    71  70  99 S8        29.87F                  
CLINTON        CLOUDY    72  68  88 SE9       29.91F                  
SEDALIA        CLOUDY    67  66  97 SE9       29.93F                  
WARSAW         NOT AVBL                                               
CHILLICOTHE      N/A     72  66  81 S6        29.89F                  
KIRKSVILLE     CLOUDY    68  67  96 S9        29.93F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 400am CDT, Monday May 27, 2019

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 68 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and partly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the south at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 72 degrees at Chillicothe. The lowest temperature is 67 degrees at Sedalia and Osage Beach.


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 BUCHANAN County,MO

457 AM CDT Sun May 26 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight
 
 A complex of storms is expected to bring another round of heavy rain
 to the area tonight which may lead to flash flooding.
 
 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday 
 
 Widespread severe weather is expected Tuesday with all modes of
 severe weather possible including...damaging winds, large hail, and
 a few tornadoes.In addition to the severe weather threat...heavy 
 rainfall is also expected which may lead to flash flooding.
 
 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BUCHANAN County, MO
338 AM CDT Mon May 27 2019


SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 262 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CDT THIS MORNING

EARLY THIS MORNING
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

TODAY
Considerable cloudiness with chance of showers
thunderstorms in the morning, then partly sunny early in the afternoon. Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY
Considerable cloudiness. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
                             MISSOURI                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 JUN 1-JUN 5  JUN 3-JUN 9    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Below      Below                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above      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 May 27, 2019 the 147th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.420000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:48 EDT Set 21:24 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:05 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:19 EDT Ends 21:54 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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MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1896...
A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing
thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across
a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in
Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The
tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time.
It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch
pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David
Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

...1873...
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)

...1987...
Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane,
hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size
hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma
City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain
caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

...1995...
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington 
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)

...1996...
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)



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