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1038 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018


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Regional Hourly Observations For ANDERSON County
Issued at 1100 AM CST SUN FEB 18 2018

KNOXVILLE      FAIR      52  41  66 NE12      30.30F                  
OAK RIDGE      FAIR      51  39  63 NE6       30.32F                  
DOWNTOWN KNOXV SUNNY     54  41  62 VRB5      30.32F                  
GATLINBURG     SUNNY     52  41  66 N6G13     30.30F                  
MORRISTOWN     MOSUNNY   50  37  62 SE9G15    30.31F                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 1100am CST, Sunday February 18, 2018

Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 51 degrees west, near 49 degrees central, and near 52 degrees east. Current sky conditions are partly sunny west, partly sunny central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. Winds are from the east at 13 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the east at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 12 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 53 degrees at Chattanooga. The lowest temperature is 46 degrees at Clarksville.

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 ANDERSON County,TN

302 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018 /202 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

Another cold front will approach Wednesday and slowly move across
the region or become nearly stationary through the end of the 
week. More heavy rainfall is possible especially across the
Cumberland plateau counties and southwest Virginia. Thunderstorms
are possible too which could increase the rainfall amounts 


Spotter activation is not likely.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For ANDERSON County, TN
1035 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Light winds.

Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows around 50. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 mph or less.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s.

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Tennessee
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   FEB 23-27 FEB 25-MAR 3    FEB       FEB-APR                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      
 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

Sunday February 18, 2018 the 49th Day of Year

Declination -11.270000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:30 EST Set 18:31 EST
Transit Meridian 13:00 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:05 EST Ends 18:57 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

While much of the central and eastern U.S. was recovering from the most
severe cold wave of modern history, the temperature at San Francisco soared
to 80 degrees to establish a record for month of February. (David Ludlum)
Some of the higher elevations of California were in the midst of a five day
storm which produced 189 inches of snow, a single storm record for North
America. (13th-19th) (David Ludlum)
A small but intense low pressure system combined with northerly upslope
winds to produce eight inches of snow in five hours at Meeteetsie WY,
located southeast of Cody. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Thunderstorms soaked the Central Gulf Coast Region with heavy rain. Totals
in southern Louisiana ranged up to 8.50 inches near the town of Ridge, with
6.55 inches at Plaguemine. Thunderstorms in northern Florida drenched
Apalachicola with 5.41 inches of rain in 24 hours, and produced wind gusts
to 75 mph at Mayo. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Low pressure off the coast of North Carolina brought freezing rain and
heavy snow to Virginia and the Carolinas. Snowfall totals in Virginia
ranged up to 18 inches at Franklin. Freezing rain reached a thickness of
two inches around Charlotte NC. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
An intense but slow moving Pacific storm worked its way across Utah over a
two day period. The storm blanketed the valleys with 4 to 12 inches of
snow, and produced up to 42 inches of snow in the mountains. Heavy snow
also fell across northern Arizona. Williams received 22 inches of snow, and
12 inches was reported along the south rim of the Grand Canyon. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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