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National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GREAT LAKES TO WESTERN KENTUCKY CONTINUED TO
PRODUCE DRY CONDITIONS AND ALMOST CLOUDLESS SKIES THIS AFTERNOON.
THE ABUNDANT SUNSHINE...EVEN THOUGH NORTHERLY WINDS
PREVAILED...ALLOWED TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB TO AFTERNOON READINGS FROM
THE UPPER 70S ALONG THE LAKE ERIE SOUTH SHORE...TO THE MIDDLE TO
UPPER 80S ACROSS THE STATE.
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE...PRODUCING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
OVER LAKE MICHIGAN...WAS DROPPING TO THE SOUTH AT THE END OF
THE AFTERNOON...AND HAS SPREAD CLOUDS OVER THE WESTERN REGION OF THE
STATE. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR AN ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORM ALONG THE OHIO AND INDIANA BORDERS WITH THIS
DISTURBANCE OVERNIGHT. BUT FOR MOST OF THE STATE SKIES WILL BE
MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURES OVERNIGHT WILL FALL A FEW MORE DEGREES
BOTTOMING OUT IN THE MIDDLE 50S IN THE SOUTHEAST TO THE MIDDLE 60S
IN THE WEST.
THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL DRIFT SLOWLY TO THE EAST THROUGH
FRIDAY....WITH THE SURFACE HIGH OFF TO THE EAST OF THE STATE. THIS
WILL ALLOW A WARM FRONT TO LIFT TO THE NORTHEAST THROUGH THE STATE.
THIS WILL ALSO PRODUCE SOUTHERLY WINDS...BRINGING HOT AND HUMID
CONDITIONS THAT WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND
EVENING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THE AFTERNOON
TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB TO READINGS IN THE MIDDLE 80S.
ON FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...A SCATTERED SHOWER OR
THUNDERSTORM MAY LINGER IN THE STATE...BUT WILL SLOWLY DISSIPATE
LATE IN THE EVENING. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL TAIL OFF TO READINGS
RANGING FROM THE MIDDLE 60S IN THE SOUTHEAST...TO THE LOWER 70S IN
EXPECT AN INCREASING CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY
AND SUNDAY...AS A WEAK COLD FRONT DROPS TO THE SOUTHEAST AND
THROUGH THE STATE. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK ACROSS THE STATE SUNDAY
NIGHT WITH THE COLD FRONT STALLING TO THE SOUTH OF THE OHIO VALLEY.
THE HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE UPPER 80S TO THE LOWER 90S
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...THEN LEVEL OUT IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 80S ON
MONDAY AND TUESDAY.
THE OHIO WEATHER STORY WILL BE DISCONTINUED ON JULY 1ST. QUESTIONS
SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO GARY GARNET (GARY.GARNET@NOAA.GOV OR
216-265-2382 EXT 223)
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Regional Hourly Observations For VAN WERT County
600 PM EST SAT FEB 16 2019
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
DEFIANCE CLOUDY 25 17 72 E7 30.08R WCI 17
FINDLAY CLOUDY 26 18 71 NE8 30.06R WCI 18
TOLEDO EXPRESS CLOUDY 26 16 65 NE7 30.08S WCI 18
TOLEDO EXEC CLOUDY 26 18 71 NE6 30.10S WCI 19
LIMA CLOUDY 25 18 74 NE10 30.04S WCI 15
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Ohio
Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI),
Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For VAN WERT County,OH
328 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019 /228 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019/
DAY ONE This afternoon and tonight.
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday.
Light snow will overspread the area Sunday morning and persist into
Sunday night. Snowfall amounts of 1 to around 3 inches are expected.
A mix of wintry precipitation is likely Tuesday night into
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For VAN WERT County, OH
557 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019
Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
SUNDAY Snow. Snow accumulation around 2 inches. Highs in the
upper 20s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of snow
SUNDAY NIGHT Cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly
cloudy. Snow likely through midnight, then slight chance of
freezing rain early in the morning. Chance of snow after
midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Light ice accumulation
possible. Lows in the lower 20s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of snow 70 percent.
WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY Cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in
the morning. Highs around 30. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming
mostly clear. Lows 15 to 20. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
TUESDAY Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s.
TUESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming
cloudy. A 50 percent chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
WEDNESDAY Snow likely
possibly mixed with rain. Highs in the
upper 30s. Chance of snow 60 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
possibly mixed with rain. Lows in the upper 20s.
THURSDAY Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
possibly mixed with snow. Highs in the upper 40s.
12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps,
TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast,
Day 1 Precip,
Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Ohio
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
FEB 22-26 FEB 24-MAR 2 FEB FEB-APR
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Temperature: Above Normal Normal Below
Precipitation: Above Above Above Below
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Saturday February 16, 2019 the 47th Day of Year
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:23 EST Set 18:09 EST
Transit Meridian 12:45 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:56 EST Ends 18:36 EST
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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
Washington D.C. received 1.26 inches of rain in six hours atop a snow cover
more than 30 inches deep making it the soggiest day of record. (Sandra and
TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
The temperature at Pokegama Dam MN plunged to 59 degrees below zero to
establish a state record. (David Ludlum)
Record cold prevailed in the northeastern U.S. The mercury plunged to 43
degrees below zero at Concord NH, and to -39 degrees at Portland ME. The
morning low of -32 degrees at Falls Village CT established a state record,
yet the afternoon high that day was 20 degrees above zero. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky