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Regional Hourly Observations For DE KALB County
400 PM CDT SAT MAR 24 2018
NORTH ALABAMA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS MUSCLE SHOALS CLOUDY 67 57 70 SW16G22 29.87S HUNTSVILLE CLOUDY 66 58 75 SW5 29.86F DECATUR CLOUDY 67 56 67 SW5 29.87F HALEYVILLE CLOUDY 68 57 68 SW10G17 29.89F GADSDEN CLOUDY 75 54 47 SW17G24 29.88F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Alabama
Based on observations at 400pm CDT, Saturday March 24, 2018
Across Alabama...temperatures are near 67 degrees north, near 75 degrees central, and near 74 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 56 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 20 mph with gusts at 28 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 20 mph with gusts at 29 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 80 degrees at Montgomery. The lowest temperature is 66 degrees at Huntsville.
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 DE KALB County, AL
120 PM CDT Sat Mar 24 2018 DAY ONE TonightNo hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. Isolated thunderstorms are possible Wednesday through Thursday night. Locally heavy rainfall is possible from Wednesday through Friday. This could elevated the risk of flooding. SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT Activation of storm spotters and emergency management personnel is not anticipated at this time.
7-Day Forecast For DE KALB County, Alabama
214 PM CDT Sat Mar 24 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Alabama
ALABAMA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 30-APR 3 APR 1-APR 7 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Normal Above Precipitation: Above Normal Above 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
Saturday March 24, 2018 the 83th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.810000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:46 EDT Set 19:03 EDT Transit Meridian 12:54 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:22 EDT Ends 19:27 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
MARCH 24TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1910...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1912...Residents of Kansas City began to dig out from a storm produced 25 inches of snow in 24 hours. The snowfall total was nearly twice that of any other storm of modern record in Kansas City before or since that time. A record 40 inches of snow fell during the month of March that year, and the total for the winter season of 67 inches was also a record. By late February of that year Kansas City had received just six inches of snow. Olathe KS received 37 inches of snow in the snowstorm, establishing a single storm record for the state of Kansas. (23rd-24th) (The Kansas City Weather Almanac) (The Weather Channel) ...1921...Near Stamping Ground (Scott County, Ky) a tornado (unofficially F2) killed horses and cattle as it destroyed several barns. A stronger tornado (unofficially F3) destroyed two homes near Kirksville (Madison County), blowing one of the homes' rugs a mile away. (NWS Louisville) ...1929...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. Also Bowling Green's warmest March temperature: 92 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1937...A powerful tornado (unofficially F4) moved from extreme eastern Fayette County, Ky to Winchester (Clark County KY), where most of the destruction and the five fatalities probably occurred. (NWS Louisville)
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