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Regional Hourly Observations For CALHOUN County
Issued at 400 AM CDT MON JUN 18 2018
WEST-CENTRAL ILLINOIS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS QUINCY CLEAR 78 71 79 S8 29.99S HX 80 GALESBURG* FAIR 76 70 82 W7 29.98S MACOMB* CLEAR 77 72 84 SW9 29.99F JACKSONVILLE* CLEAR 76 70 82 S5 30.00S PITTSFIELD* CLEAR 77 73 87 S5 30.01F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 400am CDT, Monday June 18, 2018
Across Illinois...temperatures are near 78 degrees north, near 77 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The heat index is near 80 degrees north. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 180/ degrees at Northerly Island. The lowest temperature is 72 degrees at De Kalb.
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 CALHOUN County,IL
357 AM CDT Mon Jun 18 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight A dangerous combination of heat and humidity will persist today and tonight. A Heat Advisory and an Excessive Heat Warning remain in effect. Please refer to these products for additional details. There is a slight chance of thunderstorms across the region today. Widespread severe weather is not anticipated at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday A dangerous combination of heat and humidity will persist across the region through Tuesday. A Heat Advisory and an Excessive Heat Warning remain in effect through Tuesday. Please refer to these products for additional details. There is a chance of thunderstorms across the area from Tuesday through Sunday. A few of the storms on Tuesday could be strong to severe, especially near and north of Interstate 70. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For CALHOUN County, IL
335 AM CDT Mon Jun 18 2018
THROUGH SUNRISE TODAY TONIGHT TUESDAY TUESDAY NIGHT WEDNESDAY WEDNESDAY NIGHT THURSDAY THURSDAY NIGHT FRIDAY FRIDAY NIGHT SATURDAY SATURDAY NIGHT SUNDAY
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
ILLINOIS --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 23-27 JUN 25-JUL 1 JUN JUN-AUG ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Above Above Normal Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... 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
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford
Monday June 18, 2018 the 169th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 23.420000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:31 EDT Set 21:30 EDT Transit Meridian 14:00 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:59 EDT Ends 22:02 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
///////////////////////////// JUNE 18TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1875... A severe coastal storm (or possible hurricane) struck the Atlantic coast from Cape Cod to Nova Scotia. Eastport ME reported wind gusts to 57 mph. (David Ludlum) ...1958... Hailstones up to four inches in diameter killed livestock as a storm passed from Joliet to Belfry in Carbon County MT. (The Weather Channel) ...1970... Wind and rain, and hail up to seven inches deep, caused more than five million dollars damage at Oberlin KS. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky