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Regional Hourly Observations For KNOX County
Issued at 100 PM CDT MON MAR 19 2018
KANSAS CTY INT LGT RAIN  44  41  89 NE24      29.65R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  39; 6HR MAX TEMP:  44; 6HR PCP:  0.84;                

LEE'S SUMMIT   CLOUDY    41  40  96 NE14G25   29.63R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  38; 6HR MAX TEMP:  41; 6HR PCP:  1.25;                

ST JOSEPH      CLOUDY    47  34  60 NE16      29.71F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  39; 6HR MAX TEMP:  47; 6HR PCP:  0.01;                

CHILLICOTHE      N/A     48  34  58 VRB5      29.73R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  39; 6HR MAX TEMP:  48; 6HR PCP:  0.01;                

KIRKSVILLE     CLOUDY    49  30  48 E13       29.72R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  38; 6HR MAX TEMP:  49;                                


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 KNOX County,MO

356 AM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

There is a chance of thunderstorms across parts of Missouri and
Illinois today.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

There is a chance of thunderstorms across the area on Friday 


Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For KNOX County, MO
1251 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

Breezy, warmer. Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. High in the mid 50s. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy early in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy late. A 20 percent chance of rain in the evening. Low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

Colder, cloudy. High in the mid 40s. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly cloudy until early morning then becoming partly cloudy. Low in the upper 20s. North wind around 10 mph in the evening becoming light after midnight.

Partly cloudy. High around 50. North wind around 10 mph.

Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 30s.

Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. High in the mid 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Low in the upper 30s.

Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. High in the mid 50s.

Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Low around 40. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. High in the upper 50s. Temperature steady or slowly falling in the afternoon.

Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 30s.

Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain showers, possibly mixed with snow showers. High around 50.

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