Crawford County, Missouri
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
400 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU CLOUDY    50  46  86 W12       29.60R                  
FARMINGTON     CLOUDY    46  44  93 W7        29.60R                  
POPLAR BLUFF   CLOUDY    49  46  90 W8        29.63R                  
WEST PLAINS    LGT RAIN  45  42  89 W8        29.66R                  
                                       

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FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Thu Apr 27 04:07:55 EDT 2017

.THROUGH SUNRISE...Cloudy. Temperature falling to the mid 40s.
West wind around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. 
.TODAY...Partly cloudy. High in the lower 60s. West wind around
10 mph. 
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers after
midnight. Low in the lower 50s. Light wind in the evening
becoming southeast around 10 mph after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Warmer, cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then
chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. High in the lower 70s. South wind around 10 mph.
Chance of rain 40 percent. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Storms may
produce heavy rainfall. Low in the mid 50s. Light wind. Chance of
rain 90 percent. 
.SATURDAY...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Storms may
produce heavy rainfall. High in the mid 60s to lower 70s. East
wind around 10 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Storms may
produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Locally heavy rainfall
possible in the evening. Low around 60. Temperature steady or
slowly rising. Chance of rain 90 percent. 
.SUNDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Storms may
produce heavy rainfall in the afternoon. High in the upper 60s.
Chance of rain 70 percent. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Low in the mid 40s. 
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. High
in the lower 60s. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the upper 40s. 
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. High
around 70. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Showers likely. Low around 50.
High in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent. 

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MEDIUM & LONG RANGE OUTLOOK

                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY     120 DAY    180 DAY
                                           NOV05   NOV05-JAN06 DEC05-FEB06 FEB06-APR06
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   Temperature:     Normal        Below      Above      Above      Above     Normal
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal     Normal      Above     Normal

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook

ALMANAC INFORMATION

Thursday April 27, 2017 the 117th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 14.230000
Distance 0.999718 AU
Rise 07:15 EDT Set 20:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:06 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:48 EDT Ends 21:25 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

APRIL 27TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1899...
A tornado struck Kirksville MO killing 34 persons and destroying 300
buildings. (David Ludlum)
...1931...
The temperature at Pahala, located on the main island of Hawaii, soared to
100 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel)
...1938...Bowling Green's warmest April low: 69 degrees.
(NWS Louisville)
...1937...Beginning today, Bowling Green received 10 consecutive 
days with measurable precipitation, a record.
(NWS Louisville)	
...1942...
A destructive tornado swept across Rogers County and Mayes County in
Oklahoma. The tornado struck the town of Pryor killing 52 persons and
causing two million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
...1971...
A tornado tore through Green and Adair counties with F4 
damage in its wake. Two and a half million dollars in damage 
was done along the 14 mile long path. Six people were killed 
and 58 hurt. The twister dropped to earth near Bramlett and 
proceeded to Vester and Christine. The six fatalities 
occurred in the Mount Pleasant Church area along KY 551 north 
of Columbia. In Butler and Warren counties a tornado did F3 
damage, killing one person and costing two and a half million 
dollars. South View (Butler County) and Riverside (Warren 
County) were struck. A tornado of F1 strength injured 2 
people in Harrison County IN between Mauckport and Laconia. 
Debris from a demolished barn was carried a quarter mile. An 
F3 tornado did damage in Ohio and Butler counties. It touched 
down near Island Lake along Wysox Road in Ohio County and 
moved east near Logansport and Little Bend, lifting just 
outside of Morgantown. An asphalt shingle was found embedded 
two inches deep into an oak tree. An F4 tornado killed two 
people in Russell County. It began east of Russell Springs 
and moved through Salem to Faubush. The two fatalities 
occurred when a farm was swept away at Gosser Ridge near 
Dorena. At one point there were actually two distinct paths, 
as two funnels moved parallel to each other. (NWS Louisville)

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