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Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
418 AM CDT Sun Jun 24 2018

Clear skies, along with some patchy fog, have been seen across 
central and southeast Illinois, through the overnight hours.  
Temperatures around the area at 4 a.m., ranged from 59 degrees at
Galesburg, to 67 degrees at Flora.

A weather system stretching across the upper Midwest, will drop 
into region today. This system will provide chances for more rain
to the Midwest today through Tuesday. Warmer temperatures will 
return on Sunday and continue into the start of the work week.

High temperatures today, will range from the 70s across most of
Wisconsin, to near 90 degrees across southeast Missouri.

Overnight low temperatures, will range from the 50s across
Wisconsin, to the middle 70s across the Missouri bootheel.

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Regional Hourly Observations For HARDIN County
Issued at 500 AM CDT SUN JUN 24 2018

SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAWRENCEVILLE  FAIR      67  64  90 NW3       29.89R                  
FLORA*         FAIR      66  65  97 CALM      29.89S FOG              
FAIRFIELD*     FAIR      65  65 100 CALM      29.88R                  
HARRISBURG*    FAIR      67  67 100 CALM      29.89R FOG              
ROBINSON*      FAIR      61  61 100 CALM      29.90R                  
CARMI*         FAIR      66  66 100 CALM      29.88S FOG              

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint Map, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Illinois
Based on observations at 500am CDT, Sunday June 24, 2018

Across Illinois...temperatures are near 62 degrees north, near 60 degrees central, and near 64 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 94%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog central and south. Winds are from the west at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 240/ degrees at Northerly Island. The lowest temperature is 57 degrees at Macomb and Freeport.


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 HARDIN County,IL

318 AM CDT Sun Jun 24 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

There is a chance of storms, including a slight risk of severe 
storms, through tonight across most of southeast Missouri, western
Kentucky and the southern tip of Illinois. There is a marginal
risk of severe thunderstorms elsewhere across the region through 
tonight. Damaging winds will be the primary storm hazards should 
a severe storm occur, with lightning and heavy rain possible with 
any storm.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

Isolated strong to severe storms are possible Monday and
Tuesday.Thunderstorms are possible across at least parts of the
region Wednesday and Thursday as well. Locally heavy downpours 
and lightning will be the more frequent hazards. 

Heat Index values will be in the 90s to around 100 Monday and
Tuesday, 100 to 105 Wednesday, and around 105 during the end of
the week. A heat advisory may eventually be needed during this 
time period.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters should maintain a basic weather watch in case activation
is requested.


NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For HARDIN County, IL
305 AM CDT Sun Jun 24 2018

TODAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

MONDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Highs in the lower 90s.

12-48 Hr Surface, 12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc, TWC Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford , Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For Illinois
                             ILLINOIS                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                JUN 29-JUL 3  JUL 1-JUL 7    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal     Normal     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
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : Springfield , Peoria , Quad City , Chicago (O'Hare) , Rockford

Almanac Information

Sunday June 24, 2018 the 175th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 23.390000
Distance 0.999715 AU
Rise 06:32 EDT Set 21:31 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:01 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:00 EDT Ends 22:03 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 24TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1816...
The cold weather of early June finally gave way to several days of 90
degree heat in Massachusetts, including a reading of 99 degrees at Salem.
(David Ludlum)
...1924...
Six men at a rock quarry south of Winston-Salem NC sought shelter from a
thunderstorm. The structure chosen contained a quantity of dynamite.
Lightning struck a near-by tree causing the dynamite to explode. The men
were killed instantly. (The Weather Channel)
...1951...
Twelve inches of hail broke windows and roofs, and dented automobiles,
causing more than fourteen million dollars damage. The storm plowed 200
miles from Kingmand County KS into Missouri, with the Wichita area hardest
hit. It was the most disastrous hailstorm of record for the state of
Kansas. (David Ludlum)
...1952...
Thunderstorms produced a swath of hail 60 miles long and 3.5 miles wide
through parts of Hand, Beadle, Kingsbury, Miner and Jerauld counties in
South Dakota. Poultry and livestock were killed, and many persons were
injured. Hail ten inches in circumference was reported at Huron SD. (The
Weather Channel)


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