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Regional Hourly Observations For RIPLEY County
Issued at 500 PM CDT FRI MAR 23 2018
...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CAPE GIRARDEAU LGT RAIN 52 45 77 E10 30.11S FARMINGTON CLOUDY 50 45 83 E8 30.10R POPLAR BLUFF PTSUNNY 58 45 62 E9 30.05F WEST PLAINS CLOUDY 63 44 50 SE9G22 29.98F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Missouri
Based on observations at 500pm CDT, Friday March 23, 2018
Across Missouri...temperatures are near 45 degrees north, near 51 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 50%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. Winds are from the east at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the east at 16 mph with gusts at 25 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southeast at 9 mph with gusts at 22 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 71 degrees at Joplin. The lowest temperature is 45 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 RIPLEY County,MO
408 AM CDT Fri Mar 23 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight There is a chance of thunderstorms late tonight across much of the area. Severe weather is not expected. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday A few thunderstorms are possible Saturday, then again late Sunday night through Tuesday. Locally heavy rainfall and lightning will be the primary concerns. Multiple rounds of showers and some thunderstorms will result in heavy rainfall over the region Monday through Thursday. Some flooding issues may eventually develop where the heaviest rains occur. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed.
7-Day Forecast For RIPLEY County, MO
251 PM CDT Fri Mar 23 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Missouri
MISSOURI --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 29-APR 2 MAR 31-APR 6 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Above Precipitation: Normal Below Normal Above .... 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
Friday March 23, 2018 the 82th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.420000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:07 EDT Set 19:24 EDT Transit Meridian 13:15 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:41 EDT Ends 19:50 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
MARCH 23RD HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1913... A vicious tornado hit the city of Omaha NE. The tornado struck during the late afternoon on Easter Sunday, and in just twelve minutes cut a swath of total destruction five miles long and two blocks wide across the city killing 94 persons and causing 3.5 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum) ...1916... Pocatello ID received a record 14.6 inches of snow in 24 hours. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky