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Regional Hourly Observations For HENRY County
Issued at 700 AM CDT MON JUL 16 2018
...NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ST. JOSEPH     PTCLDY    69  69 100 CALM      30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  66; 6HR MAX TEMP:  70;                                

MOSBY          MOSUNNY   70  64  83 CALM      30.01R                  
WARRENSBURG    PTCLDY    72  64  78 CALM      30.00S                  
WHITEMAN AFB   MOCLDY    74  67  78 NW3       29.96R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  73; 6HR MAX TEMP:  81;                                

CLINTON        NOT AVBL                                               
SEDALIA        PTCLDY    74  69  85 MISG      30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  73; 6HR MAX TEMP:  81;                                

WARSAW         NOT AVBL                                               
CHILLICOTHE      N/A     71  68  90 CALM      30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  69; 6HR MAX TEMP:  73;                                

KIRKSVILLE     MOSUNNY   73  70  90 W3        30.00S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  67; 6HR MAX TEMP:  73;                                


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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 600am CDT, Monday July 16, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 68 degrees north, near 72 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, clear central, and clear south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the west at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Lee's Summit and Joplin. The lowest temperature is 68 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 HENRY County,MO

512 AM CDT Mon Jul 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

 There is a chance for some isolated thunderstorms south of I-70
later today. Severe weather is not anticipated.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

 Next chance for thunderstorms activity will come mid to late week
with multiple chances for rain. Widespread severe weather is not
anticipated with this activity, but some storms could bring some
gusty winds and small hail, along with frequent lighting and
localized heavy downpours. 

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

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7-Day Forecast For HENRY County, MO
553 AM CDT Mon Jul 16 2018

TODAY
Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Light and variable winds.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. Light and variable winds.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 90. East winds around 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows around 70. Light and variable winds becoming east around 10 mph after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
                             MISSOURI                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   JUL 21-25    JUL 23-29    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

Monday July 16, 2018 the 197th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.190000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:58 EDT Set 21:31 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:14 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:28 EDT Ends 22:01 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 16TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1920...
A severe hailstorm over parts of Antelope and Boone counties in Nebraska
stripped trees of bark and foliage, ruined roofs, and broke nearly every
window facing north. (The Weather Channel)
...1946...
The temperature at Medford OR soared to an all-time high of 115 degrees to
begin a two week heat wave. During that Oregon heat wave the mercury hit
100 degrees at Sexton Summit for the only time in forty years of records.
(David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1975...
An early afternoon thunderstorm raked the east side of Tucson AZ with gale
force winds, heavy rain, and numerous lightning strikes. A thirteen year
old boy was swept through a forty foot long culvert by raging waters before
being rescued. (The Weather Channel)
...1979...
An intense thunderstorm dropped as much as 7 inches of rain in a three hour 
period over portions of southeastern pike county. two residents lost their lives 
as the car they were in was washed off the road. a young boy also died while 
being evacuated from his home. forty businesses and 2560 homes were 
affected...amounting to 7 million dollars in damage. (NWS JKL)
...1987...
Showers and thundestorms in the southwestern U.S. ended a record string of
thirty-nine consecutive days of 100 degree heat at Tucson AZ. A
thunderstorm at Bullhead City AZ produced wind gusts to 70 mph reducing the
visibility to near zero in blowing dust. Southerly winds gusting to 40 mph
pushed temperature readings above 100 degrees in the Northern Plains. Rapid
City SD reported a record high of 106 degrees, following a record low of 39
degrees just three days earlier. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1988...
Thirty-seven cities in the eastern U.S. reported record high temperatures
for the date. Highs of 96 degrees at Bluefield WV and 104 degrees at
Charleston WV were all-time records, and afternoon highs of 98 degrees at
Binghamton NY, 99 degrees at Elkins WV, and 103 degrees at Pittsburgh PA,
tied all-time records. Highs of 104 degrees at Baltimore MD and 105
degrees at Parkersburg WV were records for July, and Beckley WV equalled
their record for July with a high of 94 degrees. Martinsburg WV was the hot
spot in the nation with a reading of 107 degrees. Afternoon and evening
thunderstorms raked the northeastern U.S. with large hail and damaging
winds. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Showers and thunderstorms developing along a stationary front drenched the
Middle Atlantic Coast States with heavy rain, causing flooding in some
areas. More than five inches of rain was reported near Madison VA and
Ferncliff VA. Hot weather prevailed in Texas. San Angelo reported a record
high of 106 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)


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