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Regional Hourly Observations For CALLAWAY County
Issued at 700 AM CDT TUE OCT 16 2018
COLUMBIA       CLOUDY    31  28  89 SW6       30.33S WCI  25          
6HR MIN TEMP:  28; 6HR MAX TEMP:  34;                                

JEFFERSON CITY CLOUDY    31  31 100 CALM      30.35S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  30; 6HR MAX TEMP:  34;                                

ROLLA          PTCLDY    33  31  92 SW5       30.34S WCI  29          
6HR MIN TEMP:  33; 6HR MAX TEMP:  36;                                

SEDALIA        FLURRIES  31  30  96 SW8       30.35S WCI  23          
6HR MIN TEMP:  30; 6HR MAX TEMP:  32; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

WHITEMAN AFB   PTCLDY    28  26  91 SW7       30.29S WCI  21          
WARRENSBURG    CLOUDY    30  28  93 S5        30.34S WCI  25          
OSAGE BEACH    CLOUDY    30  30 100 CALM      30.35  FOG              

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 700am CDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 31 degrees central, and near 39 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, cloudy central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 88%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 24 degrees north. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 39 degrees at West Plains. The lowest temperature is 28 degrees at Whiteman Air Force Base.

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

354 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Major river flooding continues on portions of the Mississippi River
through the end of this week as a result of previously fallen rain. 
See the appropriate Flood Warnings and Flood Statements for specific 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Major river flooding continues on portions of the Mississippi River
through the end of this week as a result of previously fallen rain. 
See the appropriate Flood Warnings and Flood Statements for specific 


Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For CALLAWAY County, MO
551 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018


Sunny. Widespread frost in the morning. High in the upper 50s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Clear. Low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.

Sunny. High around 60. North wind around 10 mph.

Clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Low in the mid 30s. Light wind.

Sunny. Areas of frost in the morning. High in the upper 50s. Light wind.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Low in the lower 40s.

Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers in the morning. High around 60.

Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 40s.

Sunny. High around 60.

Clear. Areas of frost. Low in the upper 30s.

Clear. High in the mid 50s. Low around 40.

Mostly sunny. High in the mid 60s. Temperature steady or slowly falling in the afternoon.

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 
                   OCT 21-25    OCT 23-29    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Below        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 October 16, 2018 the 289th Day of Year

Declination -9.240000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:19 EDT Set 19:28 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:54 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:54 EDT Ends 19:54 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

The most deadly Western Hemisphere hurricane on record raged across the 
Caribbean. It killed 22,000 people on the islands of Martinique, St. 
Eustatius, and Barbados. Thousands more died at sea. (NWS Louisville)
The temperature in Downtown San Francisco soared to 101 degrees to equal
their record for October. (The Weather Channel)
A family of tornadoes and downbursts moved over a 45 mile long path from 
Warren County through Edmonson County into Hart County. Two homes near 
Bowling Green were blown into the Barren River. A hotel was torn apart at 
Mammoth Cave National Park. (NWS Louisville)
An unlikely winter-like storm produced as much as ten inches of snow in
Minnesota and Iowa.
Ten cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date. The low of 34 degrees at Augusta GA marked their third straight
morning of record cold. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to
parts of the central U.S. Lightning struck a bull and six cows under a tree
near Battiest OK. (The National Weather Summary)
Late afternoon thunderstorms produced severe weather in southwestern Lower
Michigan and northern Indiana. One thunderstorm spawned a tornado north of
Nappanee IN which caused half a million dollars damage. Six cities in
California reported record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 100 degrees at Red Bluff CA was the latest such reading of record
for so late in the autumn season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Heavy snow blanketed the foothills of Colorado. Up to three inches was
reported around Denver. Echo Lake was buried under nineteen inches of snow.
Temperatures again warmed into the 80s and lower 90s in the eastern and
south central U.S. Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Atlantic City NJ with a reading of 84 degrees. (Storm
Data) (The National Weather Summary)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky