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Regional Hourly Observations For MCDONALD County
Issued at 200 PM CST SAT NOV 17 2018
...SOUTHWEST MISSOURI... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS SPRINGFIELD SUNNY 65 40 39 CALM 30.04F JOPLIN SUNNY 66 37 34 SW3 30.04F BRANSON PTSUNNY 66 37 34 SE6 30.07F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 100pm CST, Saturday November 17, 2018
Across Missouri...temperatures are near 37 degrees north, near 54 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, mostly sunny central, and mostly sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 57%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the northeast at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 28 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 64 degrees at Springfield. The lowest temperature is 37 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 MCDONALD County,MO
150 PM CST Sat Nov 17 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight. Weather hazards expectedLimited ice accumulation risk. DISCUSSION Light freezing drizzle will be possible after midnight along and northwest of a Pittsburg, Kansas to Versailles, Missouri line. Due to warm ground and road temperatures, no impacts are expected at this time. The rest of the area will see a slight chance of drizzle. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday. Any freezing drizzle across southeast Kansas and west central Missouri will switch back to drizzle quickly during the morning hours Sunday. No impacts are expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For MCDONALD County, MO
932 AM CST Sat Nov 17 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
MISSOURI --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY NOV 22-26 NOV 24-30 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Normal Precipitation: Above Above Below Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -19.210000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:54 EST Set 17:54 EST Transit Meridian 12:53 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:26 EST Ends 18:21 EST 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
NOVEMBER 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1869... Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David Ludlum) ...1927... A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43 inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49 mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky