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Regional Hourly Observations For MACON County
Issued at 100 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2018
ST. JOSEPH     CLOUDY    45  33  63 N12       29.88S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  44; 6HR MAX TEMP:  50;                                

MOSBY          CLOUDY    45  32  61 N6        29.85S                  
WARRENSBURG    CLOUDY    41  37  87 W5        29.83R                  
WHITEMAN AFB   CLOUDY    42  40  91 NW7       29.78R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  42; 6HR MAX TEMP:  43; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

CLINTON        CLOUDY    41  41 100 MISG      29.82S                  
SEDALIA        CLOUDY    43  43 100 NW6       29.82R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  43; 6HR MAX TEMP:  44; 6HR PCP:  0.02;                

WARSAW         NOT AVBL                                               
CHILLICOTHE      N/A     44  25  47 NE10      29.86R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  44; 6HR MAX TEMP:  52;                                

KIRKSVILLE     CLOUDY    38  26  62 NE13      29.85S WCI  30          
6HR MIN TEMP:  37; 6HR MAX TEMP:  50;                                

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 40 degrees north, near 44 degrees central, and near 45 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 57%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. Winds are from the northeast at 15 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 32 degrees north. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 46 degrees at Chillicothe. The lowest temperature is 40 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 MACON 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 MACON County, MO
1124 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the lower 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. North winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.

Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Light and variable winds.

Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers in the morning, then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

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

Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Partly sunny. A 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s.

Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the evening. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

Partly sunny. Highs 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 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     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

Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year

Declination 0.230000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:11 EDT Set 19:21 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:15 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:46 EDT Ends 19:47 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

A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying 
barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville)
A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma
City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum)
The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the
Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum)
A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The
storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and
Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across
northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)

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