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614 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For DECATUR County


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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 700am CDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 46 degrees west, near 47 degrees central, and near 57 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. Winds are from the north at 10 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 6 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 64 degrees at Savannah. The lowest temperature is 43 degrees at 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For DECATUR County,TN

330 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For DECATUR County, TN
330 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

TODAY
A slight chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TONIGHT
A chance of rain in the evening, then a slight chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening
then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening
then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 50.

SATURDAY
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny in the morning
then clearing. Highs in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Tennessee
                            TENNESSEE                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   OCT 21-25    OCT 23-29    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Below        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

Tuesday October 16, 2018 the 289th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -9.230000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:55 EDT Set 19:09 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:32 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:30 EDT Ends 19:34 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

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OCTOBER 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1780...
The most deadly Western Hemisphere hurricane on record raged across the 
Caribbean. It killed 22,000 people on the islands of Martinique, St. 
Eustatius, and Barbados. Thousands more died at sea. (NWS Louisville)
...1913...
The temperature in Downtown San Francisco soared to 101 degrees to equal
their record for October. (The Weather Channel)
...1925...
A family of tornadoes and downbursts moved over a 45 mile long path from 
Warren County through Edmonson County into Hart County. Two homes near 
Bowling Green were blown into the Barren River. A hotel was torn apart at 
Mammoth Cave National Park. (NWS Louisville)
...1937...
An unlikely winter-like storm produced as much as ten inches of snow in
Minnesota and Iowa.
...1987...
Ten cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date. The low of 34 degrees at Augusta GA marked their third straight
morning of record cold. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to
parts of the central U.S. Lightning struck a bull and six cows under a tree
near Battiest OK. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Late afternoon thunderstorms produced severe weather in southwestern Lower
Michigan and northern Indiana. One thunderstorm spawned a tornado north of
Nappanee IN which caused half a million dollars damage. Six cities in
California reported record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 100 degrees at Red Bluff CA was the latest such reading of record
for so late in the autumn season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Heavy snow blanketed the foothills of Colorado. Up to three inches was
reported around Denver. Echo Lake was buried under nineteen inches of snow.
Temperatures again warmed into the 80s and lower 90s in the eastern and
south central U.S. Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Atlantic City NJ with a reading of 84 degrees. (Storm
Data) (The National Weather Summary)


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