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Regional Hourly Observations For GRENADA County
700 PM CDT SUN JUL 15 2018
6HR MIN TEMP: 89; 6HR MAX TEMP: 95; GREENVILLE FAIR 93 71 48 SW5 29.93S HX 100 6HR MIN TEMP: 92; 6HR MAX TEMP: 96; OLIVE BRANCH PTSUNNY 84 79 84 S10 29.96R HX 96 OXFORD FAIR 77 73 88 VRB7 30.00S TUNICA N/A 88 73 62 SE12 29.95R HX 96 WINONA MOCLDY 77 76 94 CALM 30.00R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi
Based on observations at 700pm CDT, Sunday July 15, 2018
Across Mississippi...temperatures are near 75 degrees north, near 83 degrees central, and near 80 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, partly sunny central, and partly sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, danger central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 10 mph 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 93 degrees at Greenville. The lowest temperature is 71 degrees at Columbus AFB.
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 GRENADA County,MS
310 PM CDT Sun Jul 15 2018 DAY ONE Tonight and Monday EXCESSIVE HEAT THREATLimited TIMING Monday Highs temperatures in the low to mid 90s will combine with high humidity to result in heat index values near 105 degrees again Monday. Precautions should be taken to avoid strenuous outdoor activities. Check on those vulnerable to heat stress. Stay hydrated and wear light, loose fitted clothing. (https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/2.png) DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday night through Saturday Highs temperatures in the low to mid 90s will combine with high humidity to result in heat index values near 105 degrees again Tuesday. Precautions should be taken to avoid strenuous outdoor activities. Check on those vulnerable to heat stress. Stay hydrated and wear light, loose fitted clothing. (https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/2.png) SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and emergency management personnel in support of severe weather operations is not expected through next Saturday.
7-Day Forecast For GRENADA County, MS
559 PM CDT Sun Jul 15 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Mississippi
MISSISSIPPI --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 21-25 JUL 23-29 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Normal Above Below Below .... 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
Sunday July 15, 2018 the 196th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.360000 Distance 0.999715 AU Rise 07:05 EDT Set 21:08 EDT Transit Meridian 14:06 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:39 EDT Ends 21:35 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
//////////////////////////// JULY 15TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1916... A dying South Atlantic Coast storm produced torrential rains in the southern Appalachian Mountains. Altapass NC was drenched with more than 22 inches of rain, a 24 hour rainfall record for the state. Flooding resulted in considerable damage, particularly to railroads. (David Ludlum) ...1954... The temperature at Balcony Falls VA soared to 110 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel) ...1983... The Big Thompson Creek in Colorado flooded for the second time in seven years, claiming three lives, and filling the town of Estes Park with eight to ten feet of water. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Unseasonably cool weather spread into the south central and eastern U.S. Fifteen cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including Houghton Lake MI with a reading of 37 degrees. The high temperature for the date of 58 degrees at Flint MI was their coolest of record for July. Thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana, injuring a cow near Donovan IL. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Twenty-six cities east of the Mississippi River reported record high temperatures for the date. Charleston WV established an all-time record high with a reading of 103 degrees, and Chicago IL reported a record fifth day of 100 degree heat for the year. A severe thunderstorm moving across Omaha NE and the Council Bluffs area of west central Iowa spawned three tornadoes which injured 88 persons, and also produced high winds which injured 18 others. Winds at the Omaha Eppley Airport reached 92 mph. Damage from the storm was estimated at 43 million dollars. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Thunderstorms drenched Kansas City MO with 4.16 inches of rain, a record for the date. Two and a half inches of rain deluged the city between Noon and 1 PM. Afternoon thunderstorms in South Carolina deluged Williamstown with six inches of rain in ninety minutes, including four inches in little more than half an hour. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky