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Regional Hourly Observations For PULASKI County
Issued at 400 AM CDT THU OCT 18 2018
...CENTRAL MISSOURI...  
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBIA       PTCLDY    41  34  76 SE5       30.50S                  
JEFFERSON CITY PTCLDY    38  36  92 CALM      30.51S                  
ROLLA          PTCLDY    38  35  89 CALM      30.49F                  
SEDALIA        CLOUDY    40  37  89 SE7       30.50F                  
WHITEMAN AFB   PTCLDY    42  36  79 CALM      30.45S                  
WARRENSBURG    CLEAR     37  37 100 CALM      30.49S                  
OSAGE BEACH    PTCLDY    41  40  96 CALM      30.50F                  
               

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 300am CDT, Thursday October 18, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 41 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 32 degrees north. 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 50 degrees at Joplin. The lowest temperature is 36 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 PULASKI County,MO

228 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected  

Elevated frost risk.

DISCUSSION  

Frost is possible early this morning, mainly across central
Missouri and portions of the eastern Ozarks. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Frost will be possible again both Saturday and Sunday nights. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For PULASKI County, MO
409 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018


FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Patchy frost in the morning. Highs around 60. Light wind.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light wind.

FRIDAY
Cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Light wind in the morning becoming southwest around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds around 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
Clear. Widespread frost. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Areas of frost. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 60.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 40.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.

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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 23-27 OCT 25-OCT 31    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal                                            

....  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

Thursday October 18, 2018 the 291th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -9.960000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:21 EDT Set 19:26 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:53 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:55 EDT Ends 19:51 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 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1906...
A hurricane struck South Florida drowning 124 persons stranded in the
Florida Keys. (David Ludlum)
...1910...
Northeasterly winds as high as 70 mph (from a hurricane moving northward up
the Florida peninsula) carried water out of Tampa Bay and the Hillsboro
River. The water level lowered to nine feet below mean low water. Forty
ships were grounded.
(The Weather Channel)
...1930...
A big early season lake effect snowburst on the lee shores of Lake Erie and
Lake Ontario produced 47 inches at Governeur NY and 48 inches just south of
Buffalo. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
Thunderstorms in northeastern Texas produced golf ball size hail at
Atlanta, along with wind gusts to 86 mph, and four inches of rain. Damage
from the storm was estimated at more than a million dollars. Sunny and mild
weather continued across much of the rest of the nation. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Eight cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Red Bluff CA with a reading of 96 degrees. (The
National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Unseasonably cold air began to invade the central and eastern U.S. Light
snow fell across northern Maine, and snow was also reported in the Great
Lakes Region, including the Chicago area. Bismarck ND was the cold spot in
the nation with a low of 9 degrees above zero. Five cities in Florida
reported record high readings for the date, as temperatures warmed above 80
degrees. Miami FL reported a record high of 90 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)


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