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Regional Hourly Observations For HOWELL County
Issued at 100 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018
...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU FAIR      39  31  72 S3        30.24S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  33; 6HR MAX TEMP:  46;                                

FARMINGTON     CLOUDY    38  30  73 S6        30.22S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  38; 6HR MAX TEMP:  46;                                

POPLAR BLUFF   FAIR      34  34 100 CALM      30.25S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  34; 6HR MAX TEMP:  45;                                

WEST PLAINS    PTCLDY    43  31  62 S5        30.22S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  41; 6HR MAX TEMP:  47;                                

                                       

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 48 degrees north, near 47 degrees central, and near 43 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, clear central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 52 degrees at Lee's Summit. The lowest temperature is 43 degrees at West Plains, Springfield, and Osage Beach.


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 HOWELL County,MO

351 PM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected  

 Elevated frost risk.

DISCUSSION  

 Areas of frost will be possible tonight into Monday morning, 
 mainly across south central Missouri generally south and east of
 a Gainesville to Eminence line between 1 AM through 8 AM.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

  Frost will be possible again Tuesday night into Wednesday 
  morning as well as Thursday night into Friday morning mainly 
  across portions of central Missouri.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

  Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For HOWELL County, MO
1114 PM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018


FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CDT MONDAY

REST OF TONIGHT
Clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Light wind.

MONDAY
Sunny. Areas of frost in the morning. Highs in the mid 60s. Light wind.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Light wind.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light wind.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Light wind.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 40.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 60.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
                             MISSOURI                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
               OCT 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:     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 October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.390000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:25 EDT Set 19:20 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:53 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:59 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

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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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