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Regional Weather Forecast National Weather Service Bismarck ND 845 AM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019 /745 AM MDT Sat Jul 20 2019/ Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue to push east across eastern portions of the Northern Plains through this afternoon. A few storms over South Dakota and southern Minnesota could become strong to severe. Otherwise sunny skies across the remainder of the region with highs in the 70s and 80s. Overnight lows tonight will range from the lower 50s in southern Saskatchewan to the lower 60s in southern Minnesota. Sunday will be mainly dry across the region but some hit and miss showers and a stray thunderstorm will be possible.National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
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MOODY County, South Dakota Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory
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Hourly Observations For MOODY County
100 PM CDT SAT JUL 20 2019
SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS SIOUX FALLS PTSUNNY 66 59 78 VRB5 29.90R HURON SUNNY 74 63 68 NW10 29.95R CHAMBERLAIN CLOUDY 75 64 68 CALM 29.98R MADISON MOCLDY 68 63 83 E8 29.95R MITCHELL FAIR 74 59 59 N8 29.94R YANKTON SUNNY 70 60 70 E18 29.88R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in South Dakota
Based on observations at 100pm CDT, Saturday July 20, 2019
Across South Dakota...temperatures are near 77 degrees west, near 73 degrees central, and near 66 degrees east. Current sky conditions are not available west, mostly sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the north at 7 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to not available. Winds are variable at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at RAPID CITY, MOBRIDGE, and BUFFALO. The lowest temperature is 66 degrees at .
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MOODY County,SD
457 AM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019 DAY ONE Today and tonight. Strong to severe storms are expected to move east across the area this morning into the early afternoon. Wind gusts to 60 mph, and large hail up to ping pong ball size are the primary severe threats. Heavy rainfall is also likely, with flash flooding possible. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation may be needed this morning, possibly into the early afternoon across southwest Minnesota.
7-Day Forecast For MOODY County, SD
1157 AM CDT Sat Jul 20 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 JUL 25-29 JUL 27-AUG 2 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Below Below Precipitation: Normal 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
//////////////////////// JULY 20TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1930... The temperature at Washington D.C. soared to an all-time record of 106 degrees. The next day Millsboro reached 110 degrees to set a record for the state of Delaware. July 1930 was one of the hottest and driest summers in the U.S., particularly in the Missouri Valley where severe drought conditions developed. Toward the end of the month state records were set for Kentucky with 114 degrees, and Mississippi with 115 degrees. (David Ludlum) ...1934... The temperature at Keokuk IA soared to 118 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel) ...1953... Twenty-two inches of hail reportedly fell northeast of Dickinson ND. (The Weather Channel) ...1986... The temperature at Charleston SC hit 104 degrees for the second day in a row to tie their all-time record high. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thunderstorms produced severe weather across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. Thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 87 mph at Mosinee WI, and strong thunderstorm winds capsized twenty-six boats on Grand Traverse Bay drowning two women. Thunderstorms produced nine inches of rain at Shakopee MN, with 7.83 inches reported in six hours at Chaska MN. Thunderstorms in north central Nebraska produced hail as large as golf balls in southwestern Cherry County, which accumulated to a depth of 12 inches. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... The temperature at Redding CA soared to an all-time record high of 118 degrees. Showers and thunderstorms produced much needed rains from New England to southern Texas. Salem IN was deluged with 7.2 inches of rain resulting in flash flooding. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Showers and thunderstorms in the Middle Atlantic Coast Region soaked Wilmington DE with 2.28 inches of rain, pushing their total for the period May through July past the previous record of 22.43 inches. Heavy rain over that three month period virtually wiped out a 16.82 inch deficit which had been building since drought conditions began in 1985. Thunderstorms in central Indiana deluged Lebanon with 6.50 inches of rain in twelve hours, and thunderstorms over Florida produced wind gusts to 84 mph at Flagler Beach. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
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