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Regional Hourly Observations For LAWRENCE County
1200 PM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019
NATCHEZ FAIR 72 45 37 VRB3 30.23S PINE BELT FAIR 70 39 32 VRB6 30.26F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi
Based on observations at 1200pm CDT, Saturday March 23, 2019
Across Mississippi...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 29%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 37%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. Winds are from the northeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 74 degrees at Pascagoula. The lowest temperature is 64 degrees at Tupelo.
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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For LAWRENCE County,MS
445 AM CDT Sat Mar 23 2019 DAY ONE Today and Tonight FIRE WEATHER THREATLimited TIMING Today Due to a combination of dry conditions and low humidity, extra caution is advised for burning or outdoor activities that may produce sparks. Please heed any local burn bans. (https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/1.png) DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible for extreme southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana, and portions of central and south Mississippi Monday. Hail up to quarter size and damaging wind up to 60 mph will be the main threats. (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 may be needed for portions of the region Monday.
7-Day Forecast For LAWRENCE County, MS
942 AM CDT Sat Mar 23 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Mississippi
MISSISSIPPI --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Below Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Above 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
Saturday March 23, 2019 the 82th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.320000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:00 EDT Set 19:15 EDT Transit Meridian 13:07 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:37 EDT Ends 19:38 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