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Regional Hourly Observations For MORGAN County
100 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018


  CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBUS       FAIR      84  58  40 N15G21    29.98S                  
OSU AIRPORT    FAIR      83  58  42 NW12G21   29.99S                  
BOLTON FIELD   SUNNY     82  57  42 NW15G21   30.00S                  
RICKENBACK AFB FAIR      84  56  39 N14G20    29.98S                  
NEWARK         FAIR      83  63  50 N9        29.98S                  
MARION         FAIR      82  58  43 N10       30.00F                  
LANCASTER      FAIR      83  63  50 NW10      29.99S                  
ZANESVILLE     FAIR      83  64  52 NW12      29.96S                  
NEW PHILLY     NOT AVBL                                               

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Tuesday July 17, 2018

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 80 degrees north, near 84 degrees central, and near 87 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 40%, and the dew point is near 58 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 26%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the north at 13 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the north at 15 mph with gusts at 21 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the north at 14 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 87 degrees at Cincinntai Lunken and Cincinnati. The lowest temperature is 78 degrees at Lorain/Elyria.


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 MORGAN County,OH

410 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Expect scattered showers and thunderstorms today. The stronger 
storms may produce locally heavy downpours and gusty winds.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

Hazardous weather is not not expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For MORGAN County, OH
Issued at 1233 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly sunny. Hot. Near steady temperature in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Cooler with lows around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Hot with highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Ohio
                                 OHIO                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   JUL 22-26    JUL 24-30    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      
 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
Tuesday July 17, 2018 the 198th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.030000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:17 EDT Set 20:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:37 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:47 EDT Ends 21:28 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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JULY 17TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1934...
One of the worst heat waves in the history of the nation commenced. During
the last two weeks of the month extreme heat claimed 679 lives in Michigan,
including 300 in Detroit alone. (The Weather Channel)
...1941...
A prolonged heat wave over Washington State finally came to an end.
Lightning from untimely thunderstorms was responsible for 598 forest fires.
(David Ludlum)
...1952...
Thunderstorms helped the temperatur at Key West FL to dip to 69 degrees, to
equal their July record established on the first of July in 1923. (The
Weather Channel)
...1957...
On a warm and sunny day at Wilmington DE, with a high of 86 degrees, a dust
devil suddenly appeared. It tore most the roof off one house, and stripped
shingles from a neighboring house. A TV aerial was toppled, and clothes
were blown off clothes lines. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Slow moving thunderstorms caused flooding on the Guadalupe River in Texas
resulting in tragic loss of life. A bus and van leaving a summer youth camp
stalled near the rapidly rising river, just west of the town of Comfort,
and a powerful surge of water swept away 43 persons, mostly teenagers. Ten
drowned in the floodwaters. Most of the others were rescued from tree tops
by helicopter. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A dozen cities in the eastern U.S., and six others in California, reported
record high temperatures for the date. Downtown San Francisco CA, with a
high of 103 degrees, obliterated their previous record high of 82 degrees.
Philadelphia PA reported a record five straight days of 100 degree heat,
and Baltimore MD reported a record eight days of 100 degree weather for the
year. Afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced severe weather along the
Middle Atlantic Coast, and over southern New England. (The National Weather
Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms produced severe weather from South Dakota to Lousiana, with
126 reports of large hail and damaging winds during the day and night.
Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced hail four inches in diameter in Frontier
County, and at North Platte, causing millions of dollars damage to crops in
Frontier County. Thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced wind gusts to 90 mph at
Peggs. Tahlequah OK was drenched with 5.25 inches of rain. (Storm Data)
(The National Weather Summary)


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