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616 AM CDT Mon Jul 16 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For HAWKINS County
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 700am CDT, Monday July 16, 2018
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 75 degrees west, near 75 degrees central, and near 77 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are calm west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 6 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at Oak Ridge and Knoxville. The lowest temperature is 71 degrees at Tri Cities.
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 HAWKINS County,TN
327 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018 /227 AM CDT Mon Jul 16 2018/
DAY ONE Today and Tonight
Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are in the
forecast for today and tonight. Some of these storms could produce
gusty winds and cloud to ground lightning. Perhaps the bigger
threat today is the potential for isolated flash flooding,
especially for locales that have received ample rainfall over the
last 24 to 48 hours.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday
Additional showers and thunderstorms on Tuesday could produce
locally heavy rain leading to the possibility of flooding.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For HAWKINS County, TN
322 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and
thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid
80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.
TONIGHT Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely in the evening.
Showers likely through the night. A chance of thunderstorms after
midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Light
winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.
TUESDAY Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
rain 60 percent.
TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Light
WEDNESDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Light
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
FRIDAY Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
SUNDAY Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
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
JUL 21-25 JUL 23-29 JUL JUL-SEP
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Temperature: Below Below Above Above
Precipitation: Above Above Normal Normal
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Monday July 16, 2018 the 197th Day of Year
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:42 EDT Set 21:03 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:52 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:14 EDT Ends 21:31 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
JULY 16TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A severe hailstorm over parts of Antelope and Boone counties in Nebraska
stripped trees of bark and foliage, ruined roofs, and broke nearly every
window facing north. (The Weather Channel)
The temperature at Medford OR soared to an all-time high of 115 degrees to
begin a two week heat wave. During that Oregon heat wave the mercury hit
100 degrees at Sexton Summit for the only time in forty years of records.
(David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
An early afternoon thunderstorm raked the east side of Tucson AZ with gale
force winds, heavy rain, and numerous lightning strikes. A thirteen year
old boy was swept through a forty foot long culvert by raging waters before
being rescued. (The Weather Channel)
An intense thunderstorm dropped as much as 7 inches of rain in a three hour
period over portions of southeastern pike county. two residents lost their lives
as the car they were in was washed off the road. a young boy also died while
being evacuated from his home. forty businesses and 2560 homes were
affected...amounting to 7 million dollars in damage. (NWS JKL)
Showers and thundestorms in the southwestern U.S. ended a record string of
thirty-nine consecutive days of 100 degree heat at Tucson AZ. A
thunderstorm at Bullhead City AZ produced wind gusts to 70 mph reducing the
visibility to near zero in blowing dust. Southerly winds gusting to 40 mph
pushed temperature readings above 100 degrees in the Northern Plains. Rapid
City SD reported a record high of 106 degrees, following a record low of 39
degrees just three days earlier. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Thirty-seven cities in the eastern U.S. reported record high temperatures
for the date. Highs of 96 degrees at Bluefield WV and 104 degrees at
Charleston WV were all-time records, and afternoon highs of 98 degrees at
Binghamton NY, 99 degrees at Elkins WV, and 103 degrees at Pittsburgh PA,
tied all-time records. Highs of 104 degrees at Baltimore MD and 105
degrees at Parkersburg WV were records for July, and Beckley WV equalled
their record for July with a high of 94 degrees. Martinsburg WV was the hot
spot in the nation with a reading of 107 degrees. Afternoon and evening
thunderstorms raked the northeastern U.S. with large hail and damaging
winds. (The National Weather Summary)
Showers and thunderstorms developing along a stationary front drenched the
Middle Atlantic Coast States with heavy rain, causing flooding in some
areas. More than five inches of rain was reported near Madison VA and
Ferncliff VA. Hot weather prevailed in Texas. San Angelo reported a record
high of 106 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky