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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1004 PM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014
ISSUED AT 1003 PM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014
HAVE BEEN KEEPING AN EYE ON DEWPOINTS ADVECTING IN FROM THE
SOUTHEAST TONIGHT...AS WELL AS THE HIRES MODELS FOR THE
POSSIBILITY OF FOG OVERNIGHT. FOR NOW AM STILL JUST EXPECTING LOW
STRATUS...MAINLY OVER LINCOLN COUNTY...BUT WITH GOOD ENOUGH
MOISTURE ADVECTION SOME FOG MAY BE ABLE TO FORM.
HAVE LOOKED INTO FORECASTED HUMIDITY AND WINDS FOR TOMORROW AS
CONDITIONS ARE MAY INCREASE FIRE CONCERNS. BIGGEST AREA OF CONCERN
WILL BE ALONG THE NORTHERN BORDER...HOWEVER WINDS LOOK TO STAY
MARGINAL AND PRECIP HAS OCCURRED OVER THE LAST FEW DAYS. NO NEED
FOR ANY HIGHLIGHTS AT THIS TIME.
National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary Current Surface Map, Hourly Obs., [2nd Source TWC]
BACA County, Colorado Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory
Ag. Weather Forecast Parameter Maps: Spraying Conditions , Dewpoint Temperatures, Livestock Heat Stress
Regional Hourly Observations For BACA County
1000 PM MDT TUE SEP 02 2014
...PIKES PEAK/PALMER DIVIDE AND SOUTHERN FOOTHILLS...
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
COLO. SPRINGS PTCLDY 68 49 50 E9 30.09S
A. F. ACADEMY CLEAR 66 46 49 SE6 30.11S
ELLICOTT NOT AVBL
FALCON CLEAR 63 48 59 SE5 30.14F
FORT CARSON CLEAR 69 49 48 N3 30.05F
LIMON CLEAR 64 53 67 SE7 30.04S
MONUMENT HILL CLEAR 63 46 55 S12 30.13S
TRINIDAD CLEAR 77 50 38 S10G24 30.04R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Colorado
Based on observations at 1000pm MDT, Tuesday September 02, 2014
Across Colorado...temperatures are near 70 degrees west, near 66 degrees central, and near 75 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, partly cloudy central, and clear east. In the west, relative humidity is near 32%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 61%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the east at 7 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 12 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at TRINIDAD and LA JUNTA. The lowest temperature is 45 degrees at LEADVILLE.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BACA County,CO
820 PM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014
DAY ONE TONIGHT
NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER FAR SOUTHEAST
COLORADO LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. WIND GUSTS OF 50
TO 60 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORM THAT DEVELOPS.
STARTING LATE THURSDAY AND LASTING INTO MONDAY MOISTURE WILL
INCREASE OVER THE REGION AS A MONSOON PLUME MOVES OVER THE AREA.
WE WILL HAVE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE REGION
THROUGH THE PERIOD MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. FLASH
FLOODING OF AREA BURN SCARS WILL BE POSSIBLE. SINCE WINDS IN THE
ATMOSPHERE WILL BE RELATIVELY STRONG OCCASIONAL SEVERE WEATHER
ACTIVITY WILL BE POSSIBLE ON THE PLAINS WITH LARGE HAIL AND
STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT.
7-Day Forecast For BACA County, CO
804 PM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014
REST OF TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 56. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
SUNNY. HIGHS 72 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 63 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 49. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 74.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 50.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 57 TO 72.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 51.
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 62 TO 74.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 51.
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 63 TO 76.
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 51. HIGHS 62 TO 73.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Colorado
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
SEP 8-12 SEP 10-16 SEP SEP-NOV
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Temperature: Below Below Normal Below
Precipitation: Normal Normal Above Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A hurricane made landfall at Long Island, near Kennedy Airport, then moved
through western Connecticut. The hurricane produced a record tide at New
York City. (David Ludlum)
The temperature at Erie PA reached 99 degrees, and Stroudsburg PA
established a state record for September with a reading of 106 degrees.
(The Weather Channel)
Denver CO received 4.2 inches of snow, their earliest snow of record.
(Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
Record breaking low temperatures occurred across eastern Kentucky. A record low
of 47 degrees was recorded at the London Corbin Airport. Elsewhere around the
region Mount Sterling and Mount Vernon both set record lows of 49 degrees.
Somerset and Williamsburg both had lows of 47 degrees Monticello came in at 46
degrees and it was 45 degrees at Manchester while Baxter and Barbourville
each established record low readings with 44 degrees. Middlesboro had a low of
43 degrees it was 42 degrees at Farmers and finally West Liberty had the
lowest reading of the day with 41 degrees also a new record for September 3rd.
During the early evening hours, in the midst of a severe hailstorm at
Coffeyville KS, a stone 17.5 inches in circumference and nearly two pounds
in weight was recovered. It was the largest measured hailstone in U.S.
weather records. Average stone size from the storm was five inches in
diameter, with another stone reportedly eight inches in diameter. (David
Temperatures dipped into the 40s and 50s for morning lows across much of
the eastern half of the country, with eleven cities reporting record lows
for the date. Pellston MI tied Gunnison CO for honors as the cold spot in
the nation with a low of 30 degrees. Smoke from forest fires darkened skies
in southern Oregon and northern California. (The National Weather Summary)
Sixteen cities in the northwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures
for the date. Highs of 89 degrees at Stampede Pass WA and 116 degrees at
Redding CA established records for the month of September. Readings of 98
degrees at Spokane WA and 100 degrees at Yakima WA equalled records for
September. (The National Weather Summary)
Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front produced severe weather from
Minnesota to Nebraska during the day and evening. Evening thunderstorms in
Nebraska produced wind gusts to 100 mph at Valentine and Gretna, and
produced baseball size hail at Lewellen. Thunderstorms in Arizona produced
2.20 inches of rain in forty minutes at Green Valley, and wind gusts to 60
mph. Eight cities in Texas and Florida reported record high temperatures
for the date, including Victoria TX and San Antonio TX, each with a reading
of 102 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky