Crawford County, Missouri
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
100 PM CDT FRI MAY 06 2016

...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU SUNNY     71  43  36 W9        30.06F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  46; 6HR MAX TEMP:  71;                                

FARMINGTON     SUNNY     70  42  36 NE7       30.08F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  42; 6HR MAX TEMP:  70;                                

POPLAR BLUFF   SUNNY     72  41  32 VRB6      30.07F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  48; 6HR MAX TEMP:  72;                                

WEST PLAINS    SUNNY     72  43  35 VRB7      30.12F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  49; 6HR MAX TEMP:  72;                                

                                       

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FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Fri May 6 11:53:04 EDT 2016

.REST OF TODAY...WARMER...SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT
WIND. 
.TONIGHT...WARMER...CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WIND IN THE
EVENING BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 80S. WEST WIND 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH
AROUND 80. LIGHT WIND IN THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW AROUND 60. 
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 70S.
CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 60.
CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW AROUND 60. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 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
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------
   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 May 06, 2016 the 127th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 16.950000
Distance 0.999718 AU
Rise 07:05 EDT Set 21:06 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:05 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:37 EDT Ends 21:34 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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MAY 6TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1933...
Charleston SC was deluged with 10.57 inches of rain, an all- time 24 hour
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1975...
A massive tornado hit Omaha NE killing three persons, injuring 133 others,
and causing 150 million dollars damage. The tornado struck during the late
afternoon moving northeastward through the industrial and residential areas
of west central Omaha, and lifting over the northern section of the city.
The twister, which cut a swath ten miles long and as much as a quarter of a
mile wide, was the mostly costly in U.S. history up til that time. (David
Ludlum)
...1987...
Eighteen cities in California and Oregon reported record high temperatures
for the date. Highs of 91 degrees at Portland OR, 101 degrees at Medford
OR, and 104 degrees at Sacramento CA, were the warmest of record for so
early in the season. (The National Weather Summary)


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