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Regional Hourly Observations For ALLEN County
500 PM EST THU DEC 14 2017


   NORTHWEST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DEFIANCE       FAIR      17   6  62 W3        30.07R                  
FINDLAY        FAIR      16   3  56 W3        30.04R                  
TOLEDO EXPRESS FAIR      19   8  62 NW5       30.05R WCI  12          
TOLEDO EXEC    FAIR      18   7  62 NW3       30.06R                  
LIMA           FAIR      19  11  70 W3        30.04R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 500pm EST, Thursday December 14, 2017

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 23 degrees north, near 25 degrees central, and near 26 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 15 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 16 degrees. Winds are from the west at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 13 degrees north. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 3 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 27 degrees at Zanesville and Cincinntai Lunken. The lowest temperature is 15 degrees at Wooster.


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 ALLEN County,OH

424 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017 /324 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For ALLEN County, OH
Issued at 357 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
Partly cloudy. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Near steady temperature 15 to 20. South winds around 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 20s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 40s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Ohio
                                 OHIO                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 20-24    DEC 22-28    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      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
Thursday December 14, 2017 the 348th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.270000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 07:46 EST Set 17:07 EST
Transit Meridian 12:26 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:16 EST Ends 17:37 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
DECEMBER 14TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1901...
Wet and cold: Louisville, KY set both a record low (2 degrees) and a daily 
precipitation record (2.21 inches). (The high temperature that day was 42.)
(NWS Louisville)
...1924...
The temperature at Helena MT plunged 79 degrees in 24 hours, and 88 degrees
in 34 hours. The mercury plummeted from 63 above to 25 below zero. At
Fairfield MT the temperature plunged 84 degrees in just 12 hours, from 63
at Noon to 21 below zero at midnight. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful storm spread heavy snow from the Southern High Plains to the
Middle Mississippi Valley, and produced severe thunderstorms in the Lower
Mississippi Valley. During the evening a tornado hit West Memphis TN
killing six persons and injuring two hundred others. The tornado left 1500
persons homeless, and left all of the residents of Crittendon County
without electricity. Kansas City MO was blanketed with 10.8 inches of snow,
a 24 hour record for December, and snowfall totals in the Oklahoma
panhandle ranged up to 14 inches. Strong winds, gusting to 63 mph at Austin
TX, ushered arctic cold into the Great Plains, and caused considerable
blowing and drifting of snow. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Blowing snow was reported in western Kansas, as snow and gusty winds
plagued the Central Rockies and Central High Plains. Colorado Springs CO
reported thirteen inches of snow. Low pressure in Wisconsin brought heavy
snow to the Lake Superior snowbelt area, with 22 inches reported at
Marquette MI. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
High winds and heavy snow prevailed from Montana to Colorado. Snowfall
totals in Wyoming ranged up to 20 inches at Burgess Junction, leaving up to
48 inches on the ground in the northeast sections of the state. Wind gusts
in Colorado reached 87 mph south of the town of Rollinsville. Strong
northwesterly winds continued to produce heavy snow squalls in the Great
Lakes Region. Totals in northeastern Lower Michigan ranged up to 29 inches
at Hubbard Lake, with 28 inches reported at Posen. Two day totals in
northeastern Wisconsin ranged up to thirty inches. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)

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