A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 1200pm CDT, Sunday May 27, 2018
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 84 degrees west, near 86 degrees central, and near 80 degrees east. Current sky conditions are partly sunny west, partly sunny central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is danger west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are variable at 5 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 5 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 88 degrees at Union City and Jackson. The lowest temperature is 76 degrees at 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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For ROBERTSON County,TN
518 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday Although significant uncertainty still remains to the track and thus potential impacts of current subtropical Storm Alberto, potential exists for periods of numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms to develop across the mid state region Tuesday into Tuesday Night. Additional periods of scattered to numerous showers and isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday through Saturday. Ground conditions are expected to become increasingly saturated. Localized flooding, especially for low lying flood prone locations along with creeks and streams, will more than likely occur. For locations generally along and east of the I-65 corridor Tuesday into Tuesday Night, strong to severe thunderstorms may develop. Main concerns with any strong to severe thunderstorms that develop will be strong to damaging winds along with a couple brief tornadoes. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation may be needed Tuesday and last potentially through Saturday.
7-Day Forecast For ROBERTSON County, TN
1119 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Tennessee
TENNESSEE --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 1-JUN 5 JUN 3-JUN 9 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Normal Above Above Precipitation: Normal Below Below Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.460000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:33 EDT Set 20:55 EDT Transit Meridian 13:43 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:05 EDT Ends 21:24 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
//////////////////////////// MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1896... A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time. It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1873... A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville) ...1987... Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane, hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma. Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1995... An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington County Indiana). (NWS Louisville) ...1996... Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky