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531 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017
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Regional Hourly Observations For COCKE County
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 600am CST, Sunday December 17, 2017
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 41 degrees west, near 40 degrees central, and near 30 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light rain west, light rain central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. There is patchy fog west. Winds are from the east at 7 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are calm central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the northeast at 7 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 23 degrees east. 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 41 degrees at Memphis NWS, Memphis International Airport, Dyersburg, and Clarksville. The lowest temperature is 28 degrees at Tri Cities.
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI),
Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For COCKE County,TN
400 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017 /300 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017/
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 will not be needed.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For COCKE County, TN
345 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs
in the mid to upper 40s. Light winds.
TONIGHT Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers until early
morning, then a slight chance of rain showers early in the
morning. Lows in the upper 30s. Light winds. Chance of rain
MONDAY Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Light winds.
MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds 10 mph or less.
TUESDAY Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 mph or less.
TUESDAY NIGHT Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s.
Chance of rain 60 percent.
WEDNESDAY Showers. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 30s to lower 40s.
FRIDAY Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the
mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
FRIDAY NIGHT Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
lower 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the
lower 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps,
TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast,
Day 1 Precip,
Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Tennessee
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
DEC 22-26 DEC 24-30 DEC DEC-FEB
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Temperature: Normal Below Normal 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 ,
Sunday December 17, 2017 the 351th Day of Year
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 07:52 EST Set 17:34 EST
Transit Meridian 12:43 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:24 EST Ends 18:02 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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A three week blockade of snow began at Portland OR. A record December total
of 34 inches was received. (David Ludlum)
A severe icestorm struck central Illinois. It coated the ground with nearly
two inches of glaze at Springfield. The storm caused 21 million dollars
damage along with much hardship. Ice was on the trees until the 4th of
January, and electricity was not restored until January 10th. (David
An icestorm in western New York State resulted in much damage and hardship.
A Buffalo report stated, "one was kept awake by the breaking limbs, which
snapped off with a report much louder than a rifle shot." (17th-18th) (The
A storm in the southwestern U.S. brought heavy rain and heavy snow to parts
of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico. Charleston NV was
blanketed with 12 inches of snow. Lake Havasu City AZ was drenched with
2.26 inches of rain. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Squalls brought locally heavy snow to the southeastern shores of Lake
Michigan. Totals in Michigan ranged up to 14 inches at Harvey. Totals in
Ohio ranged up to 16 inches at Chardon. (The National Weather Summary)
Twenty-one cities from Kentucky to Pennsylvania reported record low
temperatures for the date, including Columbus OH with a reading of 12
degrees below zero. Heavy snow continued in the Colorado Rockies. Vail
received 65 inches of snow between the 14th and the 18th of December.
Steamboat Springs was buried under 74 inches, and reported a total of 108
inches of snow between the 10th and the 18th of the month. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky