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Regional Hourly Observations For KNOX County
700 AM EDT TUE OCT 16 2018


  CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBUS       FAIR      37  34  89 CALM      30.28S                  
OSU AIRPORT    FAIR      35  34  96 CALM      30.28S                  
BOLTON FIELD   FAIR      33  33 100 CALM      30.29R FOG              
RICKENBACK AFB FAIR      36  35  95 CALM      30.29R                  
NEWARK         FAIR      35  33  92 CALM      30.28R                  
MARION         FAIR      34  30  85 SW6       30.27S WCI  29          
LANCASTER      FAIR      36  35  96 CALM      30.28S                  
ZANESVILLE     FAIR      37  32  82 CALM      30.27S                  
NEW PHILLY     FAIR      33  31  92 CALM      30.27F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 700am EDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 37 degrees north, near 37 degrees central, and near 39 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 41 degrees at Cuyahoga County Airport and Ashtabula. The lowest temperature is 31 degrees at Wooster, Mansfield, and Defiance.


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 KNOX County,OH

438 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

   FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING  

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central Ohio, northeast 
Ohio and northwest Ohio.

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Freeze Warning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Freeze Warning.

Both Wednesday night and Thursday night also have the potential for 
frost and freezing temperatures.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For KNOX County, OH
Issued at 633 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018


FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING

TODAY
Widespread frost this morning. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs around 50. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Areas of frost after midnight. Cold with lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY
Widespread frost in the morning. Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Cold with lows in the lower 30s.

FRIDAY
Widespread frost in the morning. Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Not as cool with lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with showers likely in the morning, then partly sunny with a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the evening. Colder with lows in the lower 30s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Cold with lows around 30.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 50.

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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 
                   OCT 21-25    OCT 23-29    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Below        Below                                            

....  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
Tuesday October 16, 2018 the 289th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -9.230000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:44 EDT Set 18:50 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:16 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:17 EDT Ends 19:16 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
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OCTOBER 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1780...
The most deadly Western Hemisphere hurricane on record raged across the 
Caribbean. It killed 22,000 people on the islands of Martinique, St. 
Eustatius, and Barbados. Thousands more died at sea. (NWS Louisville)
...1913...
The temperature in Downtown San Francisco soared to 101 degrees to equal
their record for October. (The Weather Channel)
...1925...
A family of tornadoes and downbursts moved over a 45 mile long path from 
Warren County through Edmonson County into Hart County. Two homes near 
Bowling Green were blown into the Barren River. A hotel was torn apart at 
Mammoth Cave National Park. (NWS Louisville)
...1937...
An unlikely winter-like storm produced as much as ten inches of snow in
Minnesota and Iowa.
...1987...
Ten cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date. The low of 34 degrees at Augusta GA marked their third straight
morning of record cold. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to
parts of the central U.S. Lightning struck a bull and six cows under a tree
near Battiest OK. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Late afternoon thunderstorms produced severe weather in southwestern Lower
Michigan and northern Indiana. One thunderstorm spawned a tornado north of
Nappanee IN which caused half a million dollars damage. Six cities in
California reported record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 100 degrees at Red Bluff CA was the latest such reading of record
for so late in the autumn season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Heavy snow blanketed the foothills of Colorado. Up to three inches was
reported around Denver. Echo Lake was buried under nineteen inches of snow.
Temperatures again warmed into the 80s and lower 90s in the eastern and
south central U.S. Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Atlantic City NJ with a reading of 84 degrees. (Storm
Data) (The National Weather Summary)


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