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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
400 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018
A sub tropical ridge will begin building over the southeastern
United States which will lead to well above normal temperatures
for the next several days. A front stalling near the region
Wednesday into Thursday will open up chances for showers for most
of the second half of the week. Temperatures Wednesday may support
some small chances for thunderstorms in the mountains.
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Regional Hourly Observations For AMELLO County
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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 900pm EST, Monday February 19, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 47 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 49 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the south at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm 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 56 degrees at Hot Springs. The lowest temperature is NOT 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI),
Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For AMELLO County
Hazardous report currently not available
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
Current FORECAST not available
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 Virginia
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Above Above Normal Above
Precipitation: Above Below Normal Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Monday February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:00 EST Set 18:00 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:35 EST Ends 18:25 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
A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky