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Regional Hourly Observations For DUNKLIN County
Issued at 100 PM CDT MON MAR 19 2018
CAPE GIRARDEAU LGT RAIN  54  47  77 CALM      29.55F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  44; 6HR MAX TEMP:  56; 6HR PCP:  0.03;                

FARMINGTON     HVY RAIN  47  45  93 NW8       29.60R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  40; 6HR MAX TEMP:  48; 6HR PCP:  0.22;                

POPLAR BLUFF   LGT RAIN  52  51  97 NE5       29.54F FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  45; 6HR MAX TEMP:  53; 6HR PCP:  0.19;                

WEST PLAINS    CLOUDY    50  48  93 S7        29.53F FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  43; 6HR MAX TEMP:  50; 6HR PCP:  0.48;                


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 DUNKLIN County,MO

1210 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

Severe storms are possible through this afternoon, mainly along and 
east of the Mississippi River. Large hail, damaging winds along with 
tornadoes are possible.  The highest risk for severe weather is 
located roughly east of a line from Paris, Tennessee to Ripley, 
Mississippi to Aberdeen, Mississippi 
 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

A frost or light freeze is possible both Wednesday and Thursday 
mornings across portions of the Mid-South. 


Spotter activation is expected across much of the Mid-South 

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For DUNKLIN County, MO
348 AM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

A chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Showers likely through the day. Thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Cooler. A 30 percent chance of showers in the morning. Cloudy. Highs around 50. North winds 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts.

Mostly cloudy in the evening
then clearing. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly clear in the evening
then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy in the morning
then becoming partly sunny. Highs around 70.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s.

Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s.

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