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National Weather Service Nashville TN
1253 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For DECATUR County
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 100pm CDT, Monday March 19, 2018
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 61 degrees west, near 62 degrees central, and near 66 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light rain west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. There is patchy fog west. Winds are from the southwest at 7 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the southeast at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 67 degrees at Tri Cities. The lowest temperature is 57 degrees at Dyersburg.
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 DECATUR County,TN
1210 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018
DAY ONE Today and Tonight
Severe storms are possible through this afternoon, mainly along and
east of the Mississippi River. Large hail, damaging winds along with
tornadoes are possible. The highest risk for severe weather is
located roughly east of a line from Paris, Tennessee to Ripley,
Mississippi to Aberdeen, Mississippi
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday
A frost or light freeze is possible both Wednesday and Thursday
mornings across portions of the Mid-South.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is expected across much of the Mid-South
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For DECATUR County, TN
348 AM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning,
then showers and thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Showers
and thunderstorms likely late in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may be severe in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs in
the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to
15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 80 percent.
TONIGHT Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with
a 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid
40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
TUESDAY Much cooler. Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
TUESDAY NIGHT Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight.
Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
WEDNESDAY Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny. Highs around 60.
THURSDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows around 40.
FRIDAY A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny in the
then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Warmer. Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
SATURDAY A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy in the morning
then becoming partly sunny. Highs
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s.
SUNDAY A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly sunny in the morning
then becoming mostly sunny. Highs
in the mid 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
MAR 24-28 MAR 26-APR 1 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Above Above 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 ,
Monday March 19, 2018 the 78th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:51 EDT Set 18:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:54 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:26 EDT Ends 19:23 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
Timberline Lodge reported 246 inches of snow on the ground, a record for
the state of Oregon. (The Weather Channel)
Suffocating dust storms occurred frequently in southeastern Colorado
between the 12th and the 25th of the month. Six people died, and many
livestock starved or suffocated. Up to six feet of dust covered the ground.
Schools were closed, and many rural homes were deserted by tenants. (The
The second heavy snowstorm in just three days hit Boston. Nearby Blue Hill
received 19.5 inches contributing to their snowiest March of record. (David
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky