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615 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018


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Regional Hourly Observations For COCKE MTS County

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

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.

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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 
sensitive vegetation.

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 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 15 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper teens to lower 30s. North winds 10 mph or less.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s to lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 mph or less.

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.

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.

Rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s and 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s.

Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s and 40s.

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, 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 
               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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook

Almanac Information

Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year

Declination 1.020000
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

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
Weather Channel)

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