Crawford County, Missouri
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
1200 PM CST WED JAN 18 2017

...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU CLOUDY    42  36  79 CALM      30.23F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  40; 6HR MAX TEMP:  43;                                

FARMINGTON     CLOUDY    41  36  82 S6        30.20F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  36; 6HR MAX TEMP:  41;                                

POPLAR BLUFF   CLOUDY    43  39  86 NE8       30.21F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  41; 6HR MAX TEMP:  43;                                

WEST PLAINS    CLOUDY    40  37  89 S6        30.18F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  35; 6HR MAX TEMP:  40;                                

                                       

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FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Wed Jan 18 12:37:43 EST 2017

.REST OF TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY SUNNY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH AROUND 50. LIGHT WIND. 
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW
AROUND 40. TEMPERATURE STEADY OR SLOWLY RISING. LIGHT WIND.
CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT. 
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG. HIGH AROUND 50. LIGHT WIND. CHANCE OF
RAIN 60 PERCENT. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S.
LIGHT WIND. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WIND IN THE
MORNING BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. 
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S.
TEMPERATURE STEADY OR SLOWLY FALLING IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
RAIN 60 PERCENT. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. 
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGH IN THE UPPER 40S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 30S.
HIGH IN THE MID 50S. 

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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

Wednesday January 18, 2017 the 18th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -20.270000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 08:23 EST Set 18:16 EST
Transit Meridian 13:19 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:55 EST Ends 18:44 EST

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

JANUARY 18TH
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1857...
A great cold storm swept across the Atlantic Seaboard. Snowfall totals of
12 inches were common, whole gales caused shipwrecks and damage property on
islands, and temperatures near zero prevailed from Virginia northward.
Great drifts of snow blocked transportation. Richmond VA was cut off from
Washington DC for a week. (David Ludlum)
...1973...
A baby was carried 300 to 400 yards by the strong winds of a tornado at
Corey LA, yet received only minor injuries. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the south central U.S. blanketed Oklahoma City with eight inches
of snow, their highest total since 1948. Snowfall totals in Oklahoma ranged
up to 13 inches at Gage, with drifts five feet high. Roof collapses across
the state resulted in seven million dollars damage. (National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A storm in the southwestern U.S. produced a 15 to 20 foot surf along the
southern coast of California resulting in more than fifty million dollars
damage. A small tornado in Orange County CA lifted a baseball dugout
fifteen feet into the air and deposited it in the street, 150 yards away.
The same storm also produced 26 inches of snow at Duck Creek UT. (National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
While fair and mild weather prevailed across the forty-eight states, bitter
cold gripped Alaska. The high temperature for the day at Fairbanks was 30
degrees below zero. Thunderstorms along the western Gulf coast drenched
parts of southwest Houston with more than four inches of rain. (National
Weather Summary)
...1990...
A winter storm produced heavy snow and high winds across the southwestern
U.S. Snowfall totals ranged up to 18 inches at Lake Arrowhead CA and
Ashford AZ. High winds in New Mexico gusted to 100 mph east of Albuquerque.
Unseasonably warm weather continued from Texas to the Atlantic coast.
Twenty cities reported record high temperatures for the date including
Roanoke VA with a reading of 71 degrees. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)

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