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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 LOGAN County
Issued at 500 AM CDT SUN JUN 24 2018

CENTRAL ILLINOIS
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PONTIAC        FAIR      62  62  98 CALM      29.89R FOG              
BLOOMINGTON    FAIR      62  62 100 SW3       29.90R FOG              
DECATUR        FAIR      60  60 100 CALM      29.90R FOG              
PEORIA         FAIR      62  61  96 SW6       29.90R                  
LACON*         FAIR      62  62 100 CALM      29.88R FOG              
LINCOLN*       FAIR      61  61 100 CALM      29.90R                  
SPRINGFIELD    FAIR      62  62 100 CALM      29.90R                  
TAYLORVILLE    FAIR      62  62 100 CALM      29.90R 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 LOGAN County,IL

341 PM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018

 DAY ONE  TONIGHT  

An isolated thunderstorm is possible this evening. Severe weather
is not anticipated.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY  

Minor flooding is expected on the Sangamon River near Monticello 
from early Sunday morning through Sunday night.

Thunderstorms are expected to return to central and east central 
Illinois Sunday night and again Monday afternoon into early
Wednesday. Some of the storms may be strong with gusty winds, 
hail and heavy rain on Monday. Another chance for thunderstorms is
anticipated Wednesday night into Thursday.

Conditions will become increasingly hot and humid from Wednesday
through Friday. Temperatures are forecast to be in the 90s with
heat index values of 100 to 105 degrees.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For LOGAN County, IL
319 AM CDT Sun Jun 24 2018

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph shifting to the northeast in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows around 70. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Highs around 90. Lows in the lower 70s. Heat index readings 105 to 110.

FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 90s. Lows in the mid 70s. Heat index readings 105 to 110.

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

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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