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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
159 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

.FORECAST SUMMARY...
High pressure will bring fair but cool weather to the
Appalachians and central mid Atlantic region through the
weekend. A weak cold front will then move through Monday and
monday night, bringing a chance for rain or snow showers to
locations west of the Blue Ridge for the first part of next
week.

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Regional Hourly Observations For ALLEGHANY County

SWR not available
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 100pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 46 degrees north, near 52 degrees central, and near 55 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 50%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 55 degrees at Danville. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Roanoke.


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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For ALLEGHANY County,VA

201 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For ALLEGHANY County, VA
Issued at 1231 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Sunny. Near steady temperature around 50. Light and variable winds.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Light and variable winds.

SUNDAY
Areas of fog in the morning. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Light and variable winds.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Light and variable winds, becoming southwest around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 40s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 40s. Lows in the lower 30s.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
                             VIRGINIA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   NOV 22-26    NOV 24-30    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:     Normal        Above     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above      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
Almanac Information

Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -19.200000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:00 EST Set 17:02 EST
Transit Meridian 12:01 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:32 EST Ends 17:30 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

NOVEMBER 17TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
Ludlum)
...1927...
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky