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100 AM CDT Sat Oct 20 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For LEFLORE County
100 AM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018
GREENWOOD      FAIR      64  63  96 CALM      30.09F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  64; 6HR MAX TEMP:  66;                                

GREENVILLE     LGT RAIN  63  58  83 CALM      30.09F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  63; 6HR MAX TEMP:  70; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

OLIVE BRANCH   CLOUDY    55  55 100 CALM      30.10S FOG              
OXFORD         DRIZZLE   59  57  94 CALM      30.09F                  
TUNICA         DRIZZLE   55  55 100 N8        30.12S                  
WINONA         FAIR      63  63 100 CALM      30.09F                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi
Based on observations at 100am CDT, Saturday October 20, 2018

Across Mississippi...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fog south. In the north, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 75 degrees. Visibility is less than one mile south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to fog. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Biloxi. The lowest temperature is 63 degrees at Greenville.

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 LEFLORE County,MS

303 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight and Saturday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday night through Thursday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations is not expected through next Thursday.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For LEFLORE County, MS
1259 AM CDT Sat Oct 20 2018

Chance of light rain during the late evening, then rain after midnight. Cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 80 percent.

Light rain in the morning. Patchy fog in the morning. Cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 10 to 15 mph. The chance of rain 80 percent.

Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs around 70.

Slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. The chance of rain 40 percent.

Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. The chance of rain 40 percent.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

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
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   OCT 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      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 October 20, 2018 the 293th Day of Year

Declination -10.680000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:08 EDT Set 19:22 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:45 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:45 EDT Ends 19:46 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

An exceedingly great storm struck eastern New England causing extensive
coastal damage from Massachusetts to Maine, and the highest tide in 47
years. (David Ludlum)
Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Tico caused extensive flooding in central and
south central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City set daily rainfall records with 1.45
inch on the 19th, and 6.28 inches on the 20th. (17th-21st) (The Weather
Cold arctic air invaded the Upper Midwest, and squalls in the Lake Superior
snowbelt produced heavy snow in eastern Ashland County and northern Iron
County of Wisconsin. Totals ranged up to 18 inches at Mellen. In the
western U.S., the record high of 69 degrees at Seattle WA was their
twenty-fifth of the year, their highest number of record highs for any
given year. Bakersfield CA reported a record 146 days in a row with daily
highs 80 degrees or above. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Unseasonably warm weather continued in the western U.S. In California,
afternoon highs of 96 degrees at Redding and Red Bluff were records for the
date. (The National Weather Summary)
Forty-nine cities reported record low temperatures for the date as readings
dipped into the 20s and 30s across much of the south central and
southeastern U.S. Lows of 32 degrees at Lake Charles LA and 42 degrees at
Lakeland FL were records for October, and Little Rock AR reported their
earliest freeze of record. Snow blanketed the higher elevations of Georgia
and the Carolinas. Melbourne FL dipped to 47 degrees shortly before
midnight to surpass the record low established that morning. Showers and
thunderstorms brought heavy rain to parts of the northeastern U.S. Autumn
leaves on the ground clogged drains and ditches causing flooding. Up to
4.10 inches of rain soaked southern Vermont in three days. Flood waters
washed 600 feet of railroad track, resulting in a train derailment. (The
National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)

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