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Regional Hourly Observations For STONE County
1200 AM CDT WED MAY 23 2018
NATCHEZ MOCLDY 75 72 90 CALM 30.05F PINE BELT FAIR 70 69 97 CALM 30.05F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018
Across Mississippi...temperatures are near 73 degrees north, near 72 degrees central, and near 74 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 3 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 75 degrees at Natchez, Gulfport, and Greenville. The lowest temperature is 70 degrees at Pinebelt.
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 STONE County,MS
741 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018 DAY ONE Tonight. Isolated to scattered thunderstorms can be expected tonight. Gusty winds, frequent cloud to ground lightning and periods of very heavy rain can be expected with the stronger thunderstorms through early tonight. Some minor flooding, mostly local, will be possible with some of the stronger storms through early tonight. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms can be expected through the end of the week. Gusty winds, frequent cloud to ground lightning and periods of very heavy rain can be expected with most of the stronger thunderstorms. Some isolated cases of large hail will also be possible. Some minor flooding, mostly local, will be possible through the week. A surface low is projected to move northward over the central or eastern Gulf, moving onshore somewhere along the north central Gulf Coast by late in the weekend. As the low approaches, there is an increased risk of coastal flooding, an elevated to significant threat of flooding rains area wide due to the slow movement of the low, high surf and an increasing risk of dangerous to potentially deadly rip currents. There is also potential of tornadoes on the northeast side of where the low comes onshore.
7-Day Forecast For STONE County, MS
848 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Mississippi
MISSISSIPPI --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Normal .... 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
Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 20.770000 Distance 0.999717 AU Rise 06:58 EDT Set 20:57 EDT Transit Meridian 13:57 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:32 EDT Ends 21:24 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
/////////////////// MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1878... An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville) ...1882... An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of May. (The Weather Channel) ...2000... An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky