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Regional Hourly Observations For PUTNAM County
Issued at 1200 AM CDT WED MAY 23 2018
...NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ST. JOSEPH     CLOUDY    71  65  81 S3        30.02S                  
MOSBY          CLOUDY    66  63  88 CALM      30.04R                  
WARRENSBURG    CLOUDY    68  63  83 CALM      30.04S                  
WHITEMAN AFB   PTCLDY    69  63  79 SE5       30.00F                  
CLINTON        CLOUDY    66  64  94 CALM      30.04S                  
SEDALIA        CLOUDY    71  66  84 SE3       30.06S                  
WARSAW         NOT AVBL                                               
CHILLICOTHE      N/A     68  61  78 CALM      30.05S                  
KIRKSVILLE     CLEAR     65  62  90 SE3       30.07S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Missouri...temperatures are near 65 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 70 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, partly cloudy central, and partly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southeast at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 72 degrees at Springfield, Lee's Summit, and Joplin. The lowest temperature is 65 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 PUTNAM County,MO

315 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

 No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

 A few isolated thunderstorms are possible this weekend.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

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7-Day Forecast For PUTNAM County, MO
1123 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with chance of showers. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of showers 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 80s. Lows in the mid 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
                             MISSOURI                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal      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

Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.770000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:51 EDT Set 21:21 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:05 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:21 EDT Ends 21:50 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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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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