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Regional Hourly Observations For HOCKING County
100 AM EST MON DEC 18 2017


  CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBUS       MOCLDY    39  33  79 S3        30.08F                  
OSU AIRPORT    FAIR      37  34  89 S6        30.06F                  
BOLTON FIELD   MOCLDY    37  35  89 SW8       30.07F                  
RICKENBACK AFB MOCLDY    38  35  90 S7        30.08F                  
NEWARK         CLOUDY    38  31  76 S5        30.08F                  
MARION         CLOUDY    37  32  82 S6        30.06F                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    41  35  79 CALM      30.09F                  
ZANESVILLE     CLOUDY    39  32  76 S5        30.09F                  
NEW PHILLY     FAIR      35  32  88 SE3       30.09F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 100am EST, Monday December 18, 2017

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 38 degrees north, near 39 degrees central, and near 41 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and drizzle south. In the north, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to drizzle. 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 42 degrees at Cincinntai Lunken. The lowest temperature is 34 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 HOCKING County,OH

1000 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For HOCKING County, OH
Issued at 1222 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

REST OF TONIGHT
Cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Cloudy with patchy drizzle. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy drizzle in the evening. Lows around 40. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the mid 20s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers likely in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

SUNDAY
Mostly 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 23-27 DEC 25-DEC 31    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Below     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
Monday December 18, 2017 the 352th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.410000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 07:49 EST Set 17:08 EST
Transit Meridian 12:28 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:19 EST Ends 17:38 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 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1957...
A tornado swept across Jackson County, Williamson County and Franklin
County in southern Illinois killing eleven persons. (David Ludlum)
...1981...
A heavy lake-effect snow blanketed the southern and southeast shores of
Lake Michigan leaving up to 22 inches of snow at Valparaiso IND. (David
Ludlum)
...1983...
Record cold hit the north central states. At Havre MT the mercury plunged
to a record reading of 34 degrees below zero. (Sandra and TI Richard
Sanders - 1987)
...1984...
A storm over southern California left up to 16 inches of snow in the
mountains and upper deserts, with 13 inches reported at Lancaster. Edwards
Air Force Base was closed, and Interstate 5 was closed from Castaic to the
Tehachapis Mountains. (18th-19th) (The Weather Channel)
...1986...
A strong winter storm, which developed off the coast of New Jersey and
moved out to sea, lashed the northeastern U.S. with high winds, heavy rain,
and heavy snow. The storm left snowfall amounts of up to 30 inches in
Vermont, 24 inches in Massachusetts, and 20 inches in New Hampshire. The
highest rainfall amounts approached four inches in southern New England,
where winds gusted to 70 mph. (Storm Data)
...1987...
A weakening storm moved into the Rocky Mountain Region producing six inches
of snow at the Platoro Reservoir in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The
storm then spread rain and drizzle across the Southern High Plains into the
Middle Mississippi Valley, with thunderstorms over Texas. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Warm weather prevailed in the central U.S. while cool weather prevailed
across the eastern states. Sheridan WY, with a record warm afternoon high
of 68 degrees, was seven degrees warmer than Key West FL. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1989...
A winter storm moving out of the Great Plains Region spread freezing rain,
sleet and snow across parts of the southeastern U.S. Freezing rain resulted
in 170 auto accidents in the Memphis area during the evening hours.
Unseasonably warm weather continued ahead of arctic cold front. Miami FL
equalled their record for December with an afternoon high of 87 degrees.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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