Crawford County, Missouri
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
1000 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU SUNNY     84  71  65 NE3       30.07S                  
POPLAR BLUFF   SUNNY     82  73  74 N3        30.07S                  
WEST PLAINS    SUNNY     82  70  66 VRB5      30.11R                  
                                       

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FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Fri Sep 22 11:22:41 EDT 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Mostly sunny. High around 90. South wind around
10 mph. 
.TONIGHT...Clear. Low in the upper 60s. Light wind. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 90. Light wind. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Low in the mid 60s. Light wind. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the upper 80s. Light wind. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Low in the mid 60s. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. High in the mid 80s. Temperature falling
through the 80s in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Low in the lower 60s. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent
chance of showers and thunderstorms. High in the mid 80s. Low
around 60. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. High in the upper 70s. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Low in the mid 50s. 
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s. 

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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

Friday September 22, 2017 the 265th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -0.160000
Distance 0.999719 AU
Rise 07:57 EDT Set 20:04 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:01 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:32 EDT Ends 20:30 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

SEPTEMBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Cleveland Abbe began forecasting weather, in Cincinnati. (NWS Louisville)
...1890...
A severe hailstorm struck Strawberry AZ. Fives days after the storm hail
still lay in drifts 12 to 18 inches deep. (The Weather Channel)
...1913...
Des Moines IA experienced their earliest freeze of record. (The Weather
Channel)
...1961...
Hurricane Esther made a near complete circle south of Cape Cod. The
hurricane then passed over Cape Cod and hit Maine. Its energy was largely
spent over the North Atlantic Ocean, however, heavy rains over Maine
resulted in widespread local flooding of cellars, low roads, and
underpasses. (David Ludlum)
...1983...
Forty-one cities reported record cold temperatures during the morning.
Houston TX hit 50 degrees, and Williston ND plunged to 19 degrees. (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
Hurricane Emily, the first hurricane to roam the Carribean in nearly six
years, made landfall over the Dominican Republic late in the day, packing
125 mph winds. Emily killed three persons and caused thirty million dollars
damage. A record high of 92 degrees at Miami FL was their fifth in a row.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
An early morning thunderstorm produced baseball size hail at Plainview, in
Hale County TX. Late in the evening more thunderstorms in the Southern High
Plains Region produced wind gusts to 75 mph at Plainview TX and Crosby TX.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Hurricane Hugo quickly lost strength over South Carolina, but still was a
tropical storm as it crossed into North Carolina, just west of Charlotte,
at about 7 AM. Winds around Charlotte reached 69 mph, with gusts to 99 mph.
Eighty percent of the power was knocked out to Charlotte and Mecklenburg
County. Property damage in North Carolina was 210 million dollars, and
damage to crops was 97 million dollars. The strongest storm surge occurred
along the southern coast shortly after midnight, reaching nine feet above
sea level at ocean Isle and Sunset Beach. Hugo killed one person and
injured fifteen others in North Carolina. Strong northwesterly winds
ushered unseasonably cold air into the north central U.S., in time for the
official start of autumn, at 8:20 PM (CDT). Squalls produced light snow in
northern Wisconsin. Winds in Wisconsin gusted to 52 mph at Rhinelander.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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