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National Weather Service Nashville TN
1142 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For PUTNAM County
Issued at 1200 AM CDT WED MAY 23 2018

...NORTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CLARKSVILLE      N/A     68  65  90 SE3       30.05S                  
CROSSVILLE       N/A     64  63  96 CALM      30.12F                  
GALLATIN       FOG       70  70 100 CALM      30.09R VSB 0            
DICKSON        CLEAR     68  66  94 W6        30.05F                  
LIVINGSTON     CLEAR     68  64  88 SW5       30.08S                  
NASHVILLE      MOCLDY    68  66  93 CALM      30.06S                  
PORTLAND       CLEAR     66  66 100 CALM      30.06S                  
SMYRNA           N/A     67  66  97 CALM      30.06F                  
SPARTA         CLEAR     64  64 100 CALM      30.07F                  
SPRINGFIELD    CLOUDY    66  66 100 CALM      30.05S                  
WEST NASHVILLE CLEAR     68  66  94 CALM      30.04S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 1200am CDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 75 degrees west, near 68 degrees central, and near 68 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, mostly cloudy central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the east at 3 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Memphis International Airport. The lowest temperature is 64 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 PUTNAM County,TN

901 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will occur today 
and into the late evening, with the greatest coverage expected east
of I-65. A few of these thunderstorms may become strong to briefly
severe with gusty winds, hail, and localized flooding. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Reports from spotters may be needed this afternoon and evening.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For PUTNAM County, TN
1127 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Near steady temperature in the mid 60s. South winds up to 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds up to 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds up to 5 mph shifting to the south after midnight.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

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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 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below     Normal                      

....  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

Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.770000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:35 EDT Set 20:53 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:43 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:07 EDT Ends 21:21 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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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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