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854 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...WET PATTERN LINING UP FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK...

.UPDATE...
Updated for evening discussion.

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Regional Hourly Observations For STONE County
900 PM CST MON FEB 19 2018
MCCOMB         MOCLDY    71  65  81 SE12      30.13R                  
NATCHEZ        FAIR      73  63  70 SE12      30.10R                  
PINE BELT      FAIR      71  65  81 S12       30.17R                  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Mississippi
Based on observations at 900pm CST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across Mississippi...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 70 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 12 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at Vicksburg and Natchez. The lowest temperature is 64 degrees at Columbus AFB.


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 STONE County,MS

406 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

There is a moderate risk of rip currents along area beaches on
Tuesday.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For STONE County, MS
323 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 50s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

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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 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     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

Monday February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.910000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:39 EST Set 18:51 EST
Transit Meridian 13:14 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:15 EST Ends 19:15 EST

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

FEBRUARY 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1871...
A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
...1884...
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
Ludlum)
...1888...
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)

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