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Regional Hourly Observations For GUERNSEY County
700 AM EST WED DEC 13 2017


  CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBUS       CLOUDY    18  10  71 SW8       29.92S WCI   8          
OSU AIRPORT    MOCLDY    16  10  77 SW7       29.90F WCI   6          
BOLTON FIELD   CLOUDY    15  10  79 SW6       29.92S WCI   7          
RICKENBACK AFB CLOUDY    15  10  80 SW6       29.93S WCI   7          
NEWARK         MOCLDY    19   9  65 W6        29.91S WCI  11          
MARION           N/A     17   9  70 SW9       29.87  WCI   6          
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    16   9  74 SW7       29.93S WCI   6          
ZANESVILLE     CLOUDY    20  10  65 W8        29.91R WCI  10          
NEW PHILLY     CLOUDY    18   8  65 W6        29.90R WCI  10          

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 700am EST, Wednesday December 13, 2017

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 17 degrees north, near 18 degrees central, and near 20 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light snow north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 13 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 10 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 12 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the west at 12 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. The wind chill is near 4 degrees north. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 8 degrees central. Winds are from the southwest at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 11 degrees south. The livestock cold stress index is in the danger category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 21 degrees at Hamilton, Cleveland Lakefront, and Cincinntai Lunken. The lowest temperature is 15 degrees at Youngstown, Rickenbacker Air Force Base, Bolton Field, and Akron/Canton.


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 GUERNSEY County,OH

433 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
 conditions according to Standard Operating Procedures.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For GUERNSEY County, OH
Issued at 746 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

TODAY
Partly sunny this morning, then cloudy with a chance of snow this afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs in the upper 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph, becoming south this afternoon. Chance of snow 50 percent.

TONIGHT
Snow likely. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches. Lows in the lower 20s. South winds around 10 mph, becoming west after midnight. Chance of snow 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the morning, then partly sunny in the afternoon. Little or no additional snow accumulation. Highs in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Considerable cloudiness. Lows around 16. West winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Considerable cloudiness. Highs around 30. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of snow showers after midnight. Near steady temperature in the mid 20s. Chance of snow 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning. A chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Considerable cloudiness with a chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 30.

TUESDAY
A chance of snow showers in the morning. Partly sunny with a chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Ohio
                                 OHIO                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 18-22    DEC 20-26    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
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   Temperature:     Normal       Normal     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        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
Wednesday December 13, 2017 the 347th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.210000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:45 EST Set 17:07 EST
Transit Meridian 12:26 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:16 EST Ends 17:36 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 13TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1915...
A heavy snowstorm kicked off the snowiest winter in modern records for
western New England. (The Weather Channel)
...1962...
Record cold weather gripped the nation. The low temperature in Lexington, KY 
fell to -6 degrees (record low on this date), -3 at Covington and -3 at Paducah. 
Severe cold conditions went as far south as Florida with a hard freeze. Morning 
lows reached 35 degrees at Miami, 18 degrees at Tampa, and 12 degrees at 
Jacksonville. It was the coldest December weather of the 20th century and caused 
millions of dollars damage to crops and foliage. In Georgia, the morning low of 
9 degrees below zero at Blairsville established a state record for the month of 
December. 
...1987...
A major winter storm produced high winds and heavy snow in the Southern
Rockies and the Southern High Plains. Snowfall totals in New Mexico ranged
up to 25 inches at Cedar Crest, with up to three feet of snow reported in
the higher elevations. Winds of 75 mph, with gusts to 124 mph, were
reported northeast of Albuquerque NM. El Paso TX was buried under 22.4
inches of snow, including a single storm record of 16.8 inches in 24 hours.
The snowfall total surpassed their previous record for an entire winter
season of 18.4 inches. Record cold was experienced the next three nights as
readings dipped into the single numbers. High winds ushering unseasonably
cold air into the southwestern U.S. gusted to 100 mph at Grapevine CA. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Low pressure off the Atlantic coast produced up to a foot of snow in
eastern Nassau County and western Suffolk County of southeastern New York
State. Mild weather prevailed across the western half of the country. Nine
cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including Goodland
KS with a reading of 74 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Strong northwesterly winds, ushering bitterly cold arctic air into the
central U.S., produced squalls with heavy snow in the Great Lakes Region.
Snowfall totals in Upper Michigan ranged up to 24 inches at Manistique.
Nine cities in Arkansas and Texas reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico Rock AR with a reading of 4 degrees above zero.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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