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Regional Hourly Observations For CALLAWAY County
Issued at 1200 PM CDT TUE JUL 17 2018
...CENTRAL MISSOURI...  
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBIA       FAIR      87  68  52 NW7       30.09R HX  90           
JEFFERSON CITY FAIR      85  71  63 VRB3      30.06R HX  90           
ROLLA          FAIR      87  68  52 CALM      30.09S HX  90           
SEDALIA        FAIR      86  73  65 CALM      30.10R HX  93           
WHITEMAN AFB   CLOUDY    84  73  68 E3        30.04R HX  90           
WARRENSBURG    FAIR      81  70  69 E3        30.08R                  
OSAGE BEACH    FAIR      86  73  65 S3        30.08S HX  93           
               

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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 CALLAWAY County,MO

433 AM CDT Tue Jul 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

There is a chance of thunderstorms in central Missouri this
afternoon.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

There is a chance of thunderstorms for portions of the area from 
Wednesday through Friday evening. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For CALLAWAY County, MO
1151 AM CDT Tue Jul 17 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly cloudy. High near 90. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Light wind.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. High in the lower 80s. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Low around 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly sunny. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. High in the upper 80s. South wind around 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Low around 70.

FRIDAY
Hot and humid. Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. High around 90. Highest heat index readings of around 100 in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 60s. High in the upper 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Clear. Low in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. High in the mid 80s. Low in the mid 60s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. High in the upper 80s.

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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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