Crawford County, Missouri
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
800 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU MOCLDY    74  70  87 S5        30.07S                  
FARMINGTON     PTCLDY    77  64  65 NE7       30.12R                  
POPLAR BLUFF   MOCLDY    76  68  76 S5        30.06S                  
WEST PLAINS    CLOUDY    73  64  73 SE7       30.10R                  
                                       

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FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Wed May 27 17:21:46 EDT 2015

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WIND. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WIND IN THE MORNING
BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WIND. 
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH AROUND 80. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. LOW IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID
70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 50S. 
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 70S.
LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. 
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH AROUND 80. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 60S. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH AROUND 80. 

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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

Wednesday May 27, 2015 the 147th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.420000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:48 EDT Set 21:24 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:05 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:19 EDT Ends 21:53 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 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1896...
A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing
thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across
a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in
Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The
tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time.
It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch
pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David
Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

...1873...
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)

...1987...
Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane,
hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size
hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma
City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain
caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

...1995...
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington 
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)

...1996...
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)



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