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SOUTHWEST OHIO CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CINC-COVINGTON FAIR 47 19 33 E5 29.91S CINC-LUNKEN FAIR 43 31 62 CALM 29.92F HAMILTON FAIR 41 32 70 CALM 29.93S DAYTON NOT AVBL WRIGHT-PAT AFB FAIR 45 27 49 CALM 29.93R DAYTON GENERAL FAIR 47 21 35 E5 29.91S WILMINGTON FAIR 43 28 55 NE3 29.92S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 900pm EDT, Sunday March 18, 2018
Across Ohio...temperatures are near 46 degrees north, near 47 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 43%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. Winds are from the south at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 48 degrees at Zanesville. The lowest temperature is 37 degrees at Lancaster.
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 HAMILTON County,OH
354 PM EDT Sun Mar 18 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday. An area of low pressure will move south of the region Monday night into Tuesday. Colder air on the north side of the system, could bring a light wintry mix to the region Tuesday morning. The low pressure will linger Tuesday night into Wednesday, bringing a chance of accumulating snow. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For HAMILTON County, OH
Issued at 851 PM EDT Sun Mar 18 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Ohio
OHIO --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 24-28 MAR 26-APR 1 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Normal Normal Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... 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
Sunday March 18, 2018 the 77th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -0.560000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:37 EDT Set 18:42 EDT Transit Meridian 12:39 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:11 EDT Ends 19:08 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
MARCH 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1925... The great "Tri-State Tornado" occurred, the most deadly tornado in U.S. history. The tornado claimed 695 lives (including 234 at Murphysboro IL and 148 at West Frankfort IL), and caused seventeen million dollars property damage. It cut a swath of destruction 219 miles long and as much as a mile wide from east central Missouri to southern Indiana between 1 PM and 4 PM. The tornado leveled a school in West Frankfort IL, and picked up sixteen students setting them down unharmed 150 yards away. Seven other tornadoes claimed an additional 97 lives that day. (David Ludlum) ...1971... High winds accompanied a low pressure system from the Rocky Mountains to the Great Lakes. Winds gusted to 100 mph at Hastings NE, and reached 115 mph at Hays KS. High winds caused two million dollars damage in Kansas. Fire burned 50,000 forest acres in eastern Oklahoma. (17th-19th) (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky