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Regional Weather Forecast National Weather Service Bismarck ND 811 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019 /711 PM MDT Wed May 22 2019/ Scattered light rain showers across the Northern Plains will gradually dissipate overnight. Skies will remain mostly cloudy tonight, with lows ranging from the mid 30s to mid 40s. After a brief dry period during the day Thursday, another system will spread rain and possibly a few thunderstorms across the region Thursday night through Friday evening. Saturday will be drier and warmer, with highs in the mid to upper 60s.National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
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CENTRAL FOOT HILLS County, South Dakota Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory
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Hourly Observations For CENTRAL FOOT HILLS County
400 AM CDT THU MAY 23 2019
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS RAPID CTY ARPT CLOUDY 39 35 86 NW8 30.03R PIERRE CLOUDY 46 44 93 W9 29.97R CUSTER CLEAR 29 26 89 SW5 30.03R WCI 24 ELLSWORTH AFB CLOUDY 41 41 100 NW14 30.02R PHILIP PTCLDY 41 41 100 W8 30.01R PINE RIDGE CLEAR 34 32 92 W3 30.05R SPEARFISH CLOUDY 39 36 87 W9 30.05S WINNER FAIR 42 38 85 W8 30.01R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in South Dakota
Based on observations at 400am CDT, Thursday May 23, 2019
Across South Dakota...temperatures are near 42 degrees west, near 46 degrees central, and near 49 degrees east. Current sky conditions are not available west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the west at 3 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to not available. Winds are from the west at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 6 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 49 degrees at HURON and BROOKINGS. The lowest temperature is 29 degrees at CUSTER .
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CENTRAL FOOT HILLS County,SD
245 PM MDT Wed May 22 2019 /345 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019/ DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight Flooding will continue on the western South Dakota plains. See the latest Flood Warning and Statements for details. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Thursday through Tuesday Flooding will continue through the end of the week and potentially into the weekend on the South Dakota plains. See the latest Flood Warnings and Statements for details. Scattered thunderstorms are possible Thursday evening, but severe thunderstorms are not expected to be severe. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed today.
7-Day Forecast For CENTRAL FOOT HILLS County, SD
241 AM MDT Thu May 23 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For South Dakota
S DAKOTA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5 JUN JUN-AUG ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Below Precipitation: Above Normal Above Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
/////////////////// MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1878... An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville) ...1882... An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of May. (The Weather Channel) ...2000... An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky