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National Weather Service Nashville TN
1031 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For COCKE County
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Saturday October 20, 2018
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 57 degrees west, near 58 degrees central, and near 64 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light rain west, light rain central, and light rain east. In the west, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 80%, and the dew point is near 58 degrees. Winds are from the north at 5 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the northwest at 7 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the southwest at 12 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 64 degrees at Oak Ridge and Knoxville. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Union City and Paris.
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
345 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018 /245 AM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018/
DAY ONE Today and Tonight
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday
Saturday night low temperatures along the Plateau, southwest
Virginia and portions of northeast Tennessee including higher
elevations could experience frost or freezing temperatures by
More widespread freezing temperatures and frost will likely occur
Sunday night for areas generally north of the I-40 corridor and
include Tri Cities, southwest Virginia, and southwest North
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation will not be needed.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For COCKE County, TN
950 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018
REST OF TONIGHT
A slight chance of showers in the evening,
then showers likely after midnight. Showers early in the morning.
Lows in the lower to mid 50s. West winds 10 mph or less. Chance
of rain 90 percent.
SATURDAY Cloudy with showers likely in the morning, then
mostly cloudy with a chance of showers early in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny late in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid
60s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the mid 30s.
North winds 5 to 15 mph.
SUNDAY Sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 50s. North winds
10 mph or less.
SUNDAY NIGHT Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.
MONDAY Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
TUESDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 60s.
TUESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
WEDNESDAY Sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 60s.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
THURSDAY Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower to mid 60s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
FRIDAY Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the lower 60s.
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
OCT 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2 OCT OCT-DEC
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Temperature: Below Below
Precipitation: Above Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Saturday October 20, 2018 the 293th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:59 EDT Set 19:04 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:31 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:33 EDT Ends 19:29 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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
An exceedingly great storm struck eastern New England causing extensive
coastal damage from Massachusetts to Maine, and the highest tide in 47
years. (David Ludlum)
Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Tico caused extensive flooding in central and
south central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City set daily rainfall records with 1.45
inch on the 19th, and 6.28 inches on the 20th. (17th-21st) (The Weather
Cold arctic air invaded the Upper Midwest, and squalls in the Lake Superior
snowbelt produced heavy snow in eastern Ashland County and northern Iron
County of Wisconsin. Totals ranged up to 18 inches at Mellen. In the
western U.S., the record high of 69 degrees at Seattle WA was their
twenty-fifth of the year, their highest number of record highs for any
given year. Bakersfield CA reported a record 146 days in a row with daily
highs 80 degrees or above. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Unseasonably warm weather continued in the western U.S. In California,
afternoon highs of 96 degrees at Redding and Red Bluff were records for the
date. (The National Weather Summary)
Forty-nine cities reported record low temperatures for the date as readings
dipped into the 20s and 30s across much of the south central and
southeastern U.S. Lows of 32 degrees at Lake Charles LA and 42 degrees at
Lakeland FL were records for October, and Little Rock AR reported their
earliest freeze of record. Snow blanketed the higher elevations of Georgia
and the Carolinas. Melbourne FL dipped to 47 degrees shortly before
midnight to surpass the record low established that morning. Showers and
thunderstorms brought heavy rain to parts of the northeastern U.S. Autumn
leaves on the ground clogged drains and ditches causing flooding. Up to
4.10 inches of rain soaked southern Vermont in three days. Flood waters
washed 600 feet of railroad track, resulting in a train derailment. (The
National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky