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928 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For ALCORN County
1000 AM CST WED DEC 12 2018
GOLDN TRIANGLE FAIR      45  30  57 S6        30.24S                  
STARKVILLE     FAIR      46  32  57 S9        30.23F                  
TUPELO         FAIR      42  31  64 SE9       30.19F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi


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 ALCORN County,MS

341 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For ALCORN County, MS
1001 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018

REST OF TODAY
Cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening
then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Mississippi
                          MISSISSIPPI                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 17-21    DEC 19-25    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Below        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

Wednesday December 12, 2018 the 346th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.140000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:53 EST Set 17:57 EST
Transit Meridian 12:54 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:27 EST Ends 18:23 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

DECEMBER 12TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1882...
Portland OR was drenched with 7.66 inches of rain, a record 24 hour total
for that location. (12th-13th) (The Weather Channel)
...1960...
The first of three Middle Atlantic snowstorms produced a foot of snow at
Baltimore MD. A pre-winter blizzard struck the northeastern U.S. producing
wind gusts as high as 51 mph, along with 16 inches of snow at Nantucket MA,
and 20 inches at Newark NJ. (David Ludlum)
...1969...
The worst tornado of record for western Washington State tracked south of
Seattle, traveling five miles, from Des Moines to Kent. The tornado, 50 to
200 yards in width, began as a waterspout over Puget Sound. One person was
injured and the tornado caused half a million dollars damage. (The Weather
Channel)
...1987...
While a developing winter storm began to spread snow across New Mexico into
Colorado, high winds ushered unseasonably cold air into the southwestern
states. Winds in California gusted to 60 mph in the Sacramento River Delta,
and in the San Bernardino Valley. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Cold arctic air spread from the Great Lakes Region to the Appalachian
Region. Twenty-five cities, mostly in the northeastern U.S., reported
record low temperatures for the date. The low of 12 degrees below zero at
Albany NY was their coldest reading of record for so early in the season.
Saranac Lake NY was the cold spot in the nation with a low of 28 degrees
below zero. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
A winter storm produced snow from northern Mississippi to the Middle
Atlantic Coast, with 10.5 inches reported at Powhatan VA. Heavy snow
whitened the Black Hills of South Dakota, with 36 inches reported at Deer
Mountain. Thirteen cities in the north central U.S., from Minnesota to
Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date, including Duluth MN
and Yankton SD with morning lows of 22 degrees below zero. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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