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1225 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For HUMPHREYS County
1200 AM CDT TUE MAY 22 2018
GREENWOOD      FAIR      71  68  90 S3        30.00S                  
GREENVILLE     FAIR      69  67  93 CALM      30.00R                  
TUNICA           N/A     72  70  94 CALM      30.01F FOG              
WINONA         FAIR      69  69 100 CALM      30.00F                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Tuesday May 22, 2018

Across Mississippi...temperatures are near N/A degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 76 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near N/A%, and the dew point is near N/A degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 91%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the east at 7 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 76 degrees at Biloxi. The lowest temperature is 68 degrees at Jackson International Airport.


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 HUMPHREYS County,MS

209 PM CDT Mon May 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight and Tuesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday night through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 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 Sunday.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For HUMPHREYS County, MS
1227 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
Patchy fog after midnight. Partly cloudy. Temperatures nearly steady in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 90. Southeast winds around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. The chance of rain 40 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. East winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows around 70.

FRIDAY
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. The chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. The chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. The chance of rain 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. The chance of rain 70 percent.

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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 
               MAY 27-MAY 31 MAY 29-JUN 4    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     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

Tuesday May 22, 2018 the 142th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.580000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:58 EDT Set 20:57 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:57 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:32 EDT Ends 21:23 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 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1876...
Denver CO was drenched with 6.53 inches of rain in 24 hours, an all-time
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1911...
The temperature at Lewiston ME soared to 101 degrees. It was the hottest
temperature ever recorded in New England during the month of May. (David
Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of
Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the
structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in
the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through
adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)


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