Crawford County, Missouri
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
900 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CAPE GIRARDEAU CLEAR     78  71  79 NW3       30.02R                  
FARMINGTON     CLEAR     72  68  87 CALM      30.09R                  
POPLAR BLUFF   CLEAR     78  74  87 N7        30.01R                  
WEST PLAINS    PTCLDY    76  71  85 N6        30.10R                  
                                       

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FORECAST FOR CRAWFORD COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Tue Aug 30 21:37:54 EDT 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOW AROUND 70. LIGHT WIND. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WIND. CHANCE OF RAIN
60 PERCENT. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WIND. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WIND AROUND
10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WIND. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 50S. 
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGH AROUND 80. LOW
AROUND 60. 
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGH IN THE MID 80S. LOW
IN THE UPPER 60S. 
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 80S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW AROUND 70. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE MID 80S. 

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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

Tuesday August 30, 2016 the 243th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 8.470000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 07:37 EDT Set 20:40 EDT
Transit Meridian 14:08 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:11 EDT Ends 21:06 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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AUGUST 30TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1776...
General Washington took advantage of a heavy fog to evacuate Long Island
after a defeat. Adverse winds kept the British fleet from intervening.
(David Ludlum)
...1839...
A hurricane moved from Cape Hatteras NC to offshore New England. An unusual
feature of the hurricane was the snow it helped produce, which whitened the
Catskill Mountains of New York State. Considerable snow was also reported
at Salem NY. (The Weather Channel)
...1982...
A tropical depression brought torrential rains to portions of southern
Texas. Up to twelve inches fell south of Houston, and as much as eighteen
inches fell southeast of Austin. The tropical depression spawned fourteen
tornadoes in three days. (David Ludlum)
Record cold gripped the northeastern U.S. Thirty-one cities in New England
reported record lows, and areas of Vermont received up to three inches of
snow. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Eight cities in California and Oregon reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Redding CA and Sacramento CA where the mercury hit 100
degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Thunderstorms drenched Georgia and the Carolinas with heavy rain, soaking
Columbia SC with 4.10 inches in three hours. Fresno CA was the hot spot in
the nation with a record high of 109 degrees. Duluth MN tied their record
for the month of August with a morning low of 39 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front produced large hail in
Montana and North Dakota during the evening and early nighttime hours. Hail
three inches in diameter was reported 20 miles south of Medora ND, and
thunderstorms over Dawson County MT produced up to three inches of rain.
Thunderstorms produced golf ball size hail at Roundup MT, Dazey ND and
Protection KS. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
On this date in weather history...morning rains...falling at a rate of
over three inches an hour...produced flash flooding throughout Bell
county Kentucky in 1989. A bridge at Mill Creek was washed out and several
families were stranded at Old Jensen Road at York Branch. (Jackson KY
National Weather Service Office)


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