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1031 AM CDT Sat Mar 23 2019

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


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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For LAWRENCE County,MS

445 AM CDT Sat Mar 23 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

FIRE WEATHER
THREAT  Limited
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.

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 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. 

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 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.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For LAWRENCE County, MS
942 AM CDT Sat Mar 23 2019

REST OF TODAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
A 20 percent chance of light rain after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Slight chance of light rain in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
A 20 percent chance of showers in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Sunny, cooler. Highs in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY
Sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For Mississippi
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above      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

Saturday March 23, 2019 the 82th Day of Year

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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