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Regional Hourly Observations For CASS County
Issued at 100 PM CDT MON MAR 19 2018
K.C. INTL      LGT RAIN  44  41  89 NE24      29.65R WCI  35          
6HR MIN TEMP:  39; 6HR MAX TEMP:  44; 6HR PCP:  0.84;                

K.C. DOWNTOWN  LGT RAIN  44  39  82 NE15G23   29.64R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  40; 6HR MAX TEMP:  45; 6HR PCP:  0.88;                

LEES SUMMIT    CLOUDY    41  40  96 NE14G25   29.63R WCI  33          
6HR MIN TEMP:  38; 6HR MAX TEMP:  41; 6HR PCP:  1.25;                

OLATHE - IXD   RAIN      42  39  89 NE15G25   29.63R WCI  34          
6HR MIN TEMP:  39; 6HR MAX TEMP:  42; 6HR PCP:  1.14;                

OLATHE - OJC   CLOUDY    41  40  96 NE16G22   29.62R WCI  33          
6HR MIN TEMP:  37; 6HR MAX TEMP:  41; 6HR PCP:  1.27;                

LAWRENCE       CLOUDY    45  41  86 N17G25    29.65R                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 100pm CDT, Monday March 19, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 49 degrees north, near 42 degrees central, and near 50 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the east at 13 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northeast at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 55 degrees at Joplin. The lowest temperature is 41 degrees at Whiteman Air Force Base, Lee's Summit, and Columbia.

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 CASS County,MO

410 AM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

 Isolated thunderstorms will be possible this morning south of
 Interstate 70 however, no severe weather is expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

 No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For CASS County, MO
1253 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers until early morning. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds around 10 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Light and variable winds.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.

Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

Mostly cloudy. Highs around 70.

Partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows around 50. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

Partly sunny. A 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs around 60.

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 
                   MAR 24-28 MAR 26-APR 1    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal      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 March 19, 2018 the 78th Day of Year

Declination -0.150000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:13 EDT Set 19:20 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:16 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:47 EDT Ends 19:46 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

Timberline Lodge reported 246 inches of snow on the ground, a record for
the state of Oregon. (The Weather Channel)
Suffocating dust storms occurred frequently in southeastern Colorado
between the 12th and the 25th of the month. Six people died, and many
livestock starved or suffocated. Up to six feet of dust covered the ground.
Schools were closed, and many rural homes were deserted by tenants. (The
Weather Channel)
The second heavy snowstorm in just three days hit Boston. Nearby Blue Hill
received 19.5 inches contributing to their snowiest March of record. (David

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