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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
414 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.FORECAST SUMMARY...
High pressure will begin to drift to the east in advance of a dry
cold front moving in from the west. This front will pass through
late on Tuesday and will reinforce high pressure over our region
until Thursday. A low pressure system will likely develop over the
Gulf Coast region and drift northeast along the east coast. This
will bring our region a chance for another round of rain by Friday
and Saturday.

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Regional Hourly Observations For BATH County
700 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018


WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
STAUNTON*      FAIR      51  37  57 S7        30.16R                  
WAYNESBORO*    FAIR      52  36  54 S6        30.15S                  
HOT SPRINGS VA FAIR      50  29  43 W13       30.17S                  
LYNCHBURG      FAIR      49  40  71 S5        30.19S                  
DANVILLE       FAIR      48  43  82 S3        30.22S                  
SOUTH BOSTON*  FAIR      49  43  78 CALM      30.22S                  
MARTINSVILLE   FAIR      48  43  81 CALM      30.24R                  
ROANOKE        FAIR      55  37  50 SE8       30.19F                  
BLACKSBURG     FAIR      54  39  57 S7        30.21S                  
DUBLIN*        FAIR      54  39  57 S9        30.20S                  
MARION*        FAIR      53  37  55 CALM      30.23R                  
HILLSVILLE*    FAIR      49  38  66 S5        30.20S                  
RICHLANDS*     FAIR      51  29  43 W7        30.21R                  
WISE*            N/A    N/A N/A N/A MISG        N/A                   
ABINGDON*      FAIR      52  30  42 CALM      30.21R                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 53 degrees north, near 56 degrees central, and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 51%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. Winds are from the south at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 59 degrees at Norfolk. 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 BATH County,VA

1017 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

The probability of hazardous weather during the period is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BATH County, VA
Issued at 431 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TONIGHT
Clear. Not as cool with lows around 40. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs around 60. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny, cooler with highs around 50. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

FRIDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, mainly in the morning. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s. Lows in the upper 30s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
                             VIRGINIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                OCT 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below       Normal                                            
 Precipitation:      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

Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.380000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:32 EDT Set 18:28 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:00 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:06 EDT Ends 18:54 EDT

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

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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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