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Regional Hourly Observations For ROSS County
900 AM EDT SUN OCT 21 2018


  CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OHIO
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBUS       CLOUDY    37  24  59 NW10      30.33R                  
OSU AIRPORT    CLOUDY    36  24  62 NW10      30.33R                  
BOLTON FIELD   CLOUDY    36  25  64 N10       30.34R                  
RICKENBACK AFB CLOUDY    36  23  60 NW7       30.34R                  
NEWARK         CLOUDY    37  24  59 NW9       30.32R                  
MARION         CLOUDY    36  23  59 N14       30.33R                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    37  26  64 NW7       30.33R                  
ZANESVILLE     CLOUDY    37  25  61 W9        30.30R                  
NEW PHILLY     CLOUDY    37  28  70 W9        30.28R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Sunday October 21, 2018

Across Ohio...temperatures are near 40 degrees north, near 37 degrees central, and near 34 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 59%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 29 degrees south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 42 degrees at Cleveland Lakefront. The lowest temperature is 33 degrees at 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 ROSS County,OH

924 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

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 ROSS County, OH
Issued at 926 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

REST OF TODAY
Mostly cloudy, then becoming partly cloudy early this afternoon, then becoming sunny. Unseasonably cool with highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Patchy frost after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Patchy frost in the morning. Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 30.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably cool with highs in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.

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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 26-30 OCT 28-NOV 3    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:     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
Sunday October 21, 2018 the 294th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.030000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:49 EDT Set 18:43 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:16 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:22 EDT Ends 19:09 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 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1934...
A severe windstorm lashed the northern Pacific coast. In Washington State,
the storm claimed the lives of 22 persons, and caused 1.7 million dollars
damage, mostly to timber. Winds, gusting to 87 mph at North Head WA,
produced waves twenty feet high. (David Ludlum)
...1957...
The second in a series of unusual October storms hit southern California
causing widespread thunderstorms. Santa Maria was drenched with 1.13 inches
of rain in two hours. Hail drifted to 18 inches in East Los Angeles.
Waterspouts were sighted off Point Mugu and Oceanside. (20th-21st) (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
Cold arctic air continued to invade the central U.S. Eleven record lows
were reported in the Great Plains Region, including lows of 12 degrees at
Valentine NE, and 9 degrees at Aberdeen SD. Temperatures warmed rapidly
during the day in the Southern and Central Plains Region. Goodland KS
warmed from a morning low of 24 degrees to an afternoon high of 75 degrees.
(The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Joan, the last hurricane of the season, neared the coast of Nicaragua
packing 125 mph winds. Joan claimed more than 200 lives as she moved over
Central America, and total damage approached 1.5 billion dollars. Crossing
more than 40 degrees of longitude, Hurricane Joan never strayed even one
degree from the 12 degree north parallel. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
...1989...
Unseasonably cold weather continued to grip the south central and
southeastern U.S. Twenty cities reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico AR with a reading of 26 degrees, and Daytona Beach
FL with a low of 41 degrees. Squalls in the Great Lakes Region finally came
to an end, but not before leaving Marquette MI buried under 12.7 inches of
snow, a record 24 hour total for October. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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