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Regional Hourly Observations For RICHLAND County
200 AM EST THU DEC 14 2017


   NORTHEAST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CLE-HOPKINS    LGT SNOW  25  22  88 NE5       29.51R FOG     WCI  19  
CLE-LAKEFRONT  FLURRIES  24  20  84 E6        29.48R WCI  17          
CUY CO. ARPT   NOT AVBL                                               
LORAIN-ELYRIA  LGT SNOW  26  20  77 N7        29.51R WCI  18          
ASHTABULA      LGT SNOW  20  18  92 NE3       29.46R FOG              
AKRON-CANTON   LGT SNOW  30  27  88 W14       29.39R VSB 3/4 WCI  19  
WOOSTER        LGT SNOW  29  26  89 NW17G25   29.45R FOG     WCI  17  
MANSFIELD      LGT SNOW  26  24  92 NW13      29.48R FOG     WCI  15  
YOUNGSTOWN     LGT SNOW  22  19  89 NE9       29.40R VSB 1   WCI  12  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 200am EST, Thursday December 14, 2017

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 25 degrees north, near 33 degrees central, and near 35 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light snow north, light snow central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 88%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the northeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. The wind chill is near 19 degrees north. Winds are from the west at 20 mph with gusts at 32 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light snow. The wind chill is near 21 degrees central. Winds are from the northwest at 22 mph with gusts at 38 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 23 degrees south. 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 37 degrees at Cincinntai Lunken. The lowest temperature is 20 degrees at Defiance and Ashtabula.


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 RICHLAND County,OH

1212 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING  

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

   Winter Weather Advisory.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For RICHLAND County, OH
Issued at 1211 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING

REST OF TONIGHT
Snow. Additional snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches, mainly north. Breezy with lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows around 12. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs in the upper 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of snow 50 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.

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

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Highs in the upper 30s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Ohio
                                 OHIO                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 19-23    DEC 21-27    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below     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
Thursday December 14, 2017 the 348th Day of Year

---------------------------------------------------
SUN
Declination -23.270000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 07:46 EST Set 17:07 EST
Transit Meridian 12:26 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:16 EST Ends 17:37 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 14TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1901...
Wet and cold: Louisville, KY set both a record low (2 degrees) and a daily 
precipitation record (2.21 inches). (The high temperature that day was 42.)
(NWS Louisville)
...1924...
The temperature at Helena MT plunged 79 degrees in 24 hours, and 88 degrees
in 34 hours. The mercury plummeted from 63 above to 25 below zero. At
Fairfield MT the temperature plunged 84 degrees in just 12 hours, from 63
at Noon to 21 below zero at midnight. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful storm spread heavy snow from the Southern High Plains to the
Middle Mississippi Valley, and produced severe thunderstorms in the Lower
Mississippi Valley. During the evening a tornado hit West Memphis TN
killing six persons and injuring two hundred others. The tornado left 1500
persons homeless, and left all of the residents of Crittendon County
without electricity. Kansas City MO was blanketed with 10.8 inches of snow,
a 24 hour record for December, and snowfall totals in the Oklahoma
panhandle ranged up to 14 inches. Strong winds, gusting to 63 mph at Austin
TX, ushered arctic cold into the Great Plains, and caused considerable
blowing and drifting of snow. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Blowing snow was reported in western Kansas, as snow and gusty winds
plagued the Central Rockies and Central High Plains. Colorado Springs CO
reported thirteen inches of snow. Low pressure in Wisconsin brought heavy
snow to the Lake Superior snowbelt area, with 22 inches reported at
Marquette MI. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
High winds and heavy snow prevailed from Montana to Colorado. Snowfall
totals in Wyoming ranged up to 20 inches at Burgess Junction, leaving up to
48 inches on the ground in the northeast sections of the state. Wind gusts
in Colorado reached 87 mph south of the town of Rollinsville. Strong
northwesterly winds continued to produce heavy snow squalls in the Great
Lakes Region. Totals in northeastern Lower Michigan ranged up to 29 inches
at Hubbard Lake, with 28 inches reported at Posen. Two day totals in
northeastern Wisconsin ranged up to thirty inches. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)

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