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National Weather Service Nashville TN
615 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For COCKE MTS County
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 900am CDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 46 degrees west, near 42 degrees central, and near 36 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, fair central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Winds are calm west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 5 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 32 degrees east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 46 degrees at Memphis International Airport. The lowest temperature is 34 degrees at Tri Cities and Crossville.
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 MTS County,TN
327 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018 /227 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018/
DAY ONE Today and Tonight
Temperatures early this morning will drop below freezing across
the area. These temperatures will damage or kill crops and other
For Tonight and Friday morning, temperatures across the northern
Plateau and northeast Tennessee are once again expected to drop
below freezing putting crops or other sensitive vegetation in
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday
Light Snowfall Possible across Parts of Southwest Virginia and
far Northeast Tennessee early Saturday Morning
Another storm system will approach the area Friday night and
Saturday morning spreading a large area of precipitation into the
southern Appalachians. Some of the precipitation may begin as snow
across parts of southwest Virginia and far northeast Tennessee.
Light snow accumulations are possible.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not expected.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For COCKE MTS County, TN
322 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
Sunny. Highs in the 30s to mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to
TONIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper teens to lower 30s.
North winds 10 mph or less.
FRIDAY Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s to lower 50s.
Northwest winds 10 mph or less.
FRIDAY NIGHT Cloudy with rain showers likely. Light snow
accumulation possible. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. South winds
5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
SATURDAY Rain showers in the morning, then rain showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Breezy. Not as
cool. Highs in the upper 40s to lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Rain showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s and 40s. Chance of rain
SUNDAY Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the
mid 40s to lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
SUNDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s.
MONDAY Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s.
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
TUESDAY Partly sunny. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s.
TUESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s and 40s.
WEDNESDAY Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the upper 50s to lower 70s.
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
MAR 27-MAR 31 MAR 29-APR 4 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Above Below Normal Above
Precipitation: Above Above 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 ,
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:47 EDT Set 19:01 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:53 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:22 EDT Ends 19:25 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
A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as
Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was
described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude".
(22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107
lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum)
Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky