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National Weather Service Nashville TN
925 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For PUTNAM County
Issued at 900 PM CST MON FEB 19 2018

...NORTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CLARKSVILLE      N/A     67  56  67 S9        30.09S                  
CROSSVILLE       N/A     59  56  89 S8        30.26R                  
GALLATIN       CLOUDY    66  55  68 SE7       30.17S                  
NASHVILLE      MOCLDY    66  55  67 S10       30.15S                  
PORTLAND       CLEAR     66  55  68 S13       30.13F                  
SMYRNA           N/A     65  55  70 S6        30.17S                  
SPARTA         PTCLDY    63  57  82 S6        30.21R                  
SPRINGFIELD    PTCLDY    68  57  68 S8G16     30.11S                  
WEST NASHVILLE CLEAR     68  57  68 S7        30.12S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 900pm CST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 69 degrees west and near 66 degrees central. Current sky conditions are fair west and mostly cloudy central. In the west, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. Winds are from the south at 12 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are unavailable east. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and unavailable category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 70 degrees at Somerville and Jackson. The lowest temperature is 66 degrees at Selmer, Paris, Nashville, and Covington.


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

538 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

Multiple rounds of rainfall this week will lead to rises on area
rivers, lakes and streams, as well as localized flooding 
concerns. The first round will be Wednesday night and Thursday when
1-3 inches will be possible, and a second next weekend when 
similar rainfall totals will be possible. Currently, the biggest 
area of concern will be for those west of I-65, however decent 
rains are possible for all of Middle TN with both systems.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation may become necessary by Wednesday night.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For PUTNAM County, TN
918 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Near steady temperature in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Lows around 60.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 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 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal      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

Monday February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.920000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:29 EST Set 18:32 EST
Transit Meridian 13:00 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:04 EST Ends 18:58 EST

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

FEBRUARY 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1871...
A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
...1884...
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
Ludlum)
...1888...
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)

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