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Regional Hourly Observations For CAPE GIRARDEAU County
Issued at 1100 PM CDT FRI MAR 16 2018
...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CAPE GIRARDEAU TSTM 50 48 93 NW24G30 29.86R FARMINGTON CLOUDY 46 45 96 CALM 29.83F FOG POPLAR BLUFF TSTM 57 57 100 N10 29.84R FOG WEST PLAINS CLOUDY 58 58 100 S7 29.82S FOG
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 1000pm CDT, Friday March 16, 2018
Across Missouri...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 46 degrees central, and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 79%, 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 41 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the east at 16 mph with gusts at 28 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 26 degrees north. Winds are from the east at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 64 degrees at Joplin. The lowest temperature is 36 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 CAPE GIRARDEAU County,MO
215 PM CDT Fri Mar 16 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight A slight chance of thunderstorms will accompany a warm front's passage across the area tonight. Severe storms are not expected. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday A chance of thunderstorms is forecast Monday. It appears the best chance will be over western Kentucky, where severe storms cannot be ruled out at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter should stay abreast of the latest forecasts and updates for potential activation chances.
7-Day Forecast For CAPE GIRARDEAU County, MO
249 PM CDT Fri Mar 16 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
MISSOURI --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 22-26 MAR 24-30 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Below Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Saturday March 17, 2018 the 76th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -0.940000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:16 EDT Set 19:18 EDT Transit Meridian 13:16 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:51 EDT Ends 19:44 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
MARCH 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1892... A winter storm in southwestern and central Tennessee produced 26 inches of snow at Riddleton, and 18.5 inches at Memphis. It was the deepest snow of record for those areas. (David Ludlum) ...1900... Record cold on Saint Patrick's Day: Louisville 9, Lexington 4, Bowling Green 16. (NWS Louisville, KY) ...1906... The temperature at Snake River WY dipped to 50 degrees below zero, a record for the U.S. for the month of March. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1987... A powerful spring storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Central Gulf Coast States, and heavy snow in the High Plains Region. A tornado caused three million dollars damage at Natchez MS, and six inches of rain in five hours caused five million dollars damage at Vicksburg MS. Cactus TX received 10 inches of snow. Western Kansas reported blizzard conditions. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky