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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
323 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

Two low pressure systems will track from the Tennessee Valley
across the Carolinas, the first today and the next on Sunday
night. Tuesday high pressure will cover much of the eastern
United States, then on Wednesday and Thursday another low and
cold front cross through the Mid Atlantic region.

National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
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Regional Hourly Observations For CAROLINE County
600 PM EST SAT FEB 16 2019

RICHMOND       FAIR      38  27  64 CALM      29.92R                  
CHESTERFIELD*  FAIR      36  29  75 CALM      29.93R                  
PETERSBURG*    MOCLDY    36  33  89 CALM      29.94R                  
HANOVER        FAIR      34  29  82 CALM      29.94R                  
TAPPAHANNOCK*  FAIR      38  27  62 NE3       29.92S                  
QUINTON*       FAIR      35  31  85 CALM      29.92R                  
CHARLOTTSVILLE FAIR      44  20  38 E7        29.90R                  
GORDONSVILLE*  FAIR      40  22  47 NE3       29.92R                  
ORANGE*        FAIR      39  23  52 NE5       29.92R                  
LOUISA*        FAIR      39  22  49 NE6       29.96R                  
BUMPASS*       FAIR      40  19  44 N5        29.91R                  
FARMVILLE*     FAIR      33  31  92 CALM      29.92R                  
CREWE*         FAIR      34  32  94 CALM      29.92R                  
FORT PICKETT*  FAIR      36  35  99 MISG      29.93R                  
CHASE CITY*    FAIR      36  36 100 CALM      29.93R                  
CLARKSVILLE*   CLOUDY    36  32  87 CALM      29.92R                  
SOUTH HILL*    CLOUDY    35  32  88 CALM      29.98R                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* CLOUDY    35  31  85 CALM      29.93R                  
EMPORIA*       NOT AVBL                                               

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia

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.

US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For CAROLINE County,VA

413 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

 DAY ONE  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 activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For CAROLINE County, VA
Issued at 406 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds around 5 mph.

Partly sunny in the morning, then cloudy with rain likely in the afternoon. Highs around 40. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Partly sunny. Warmer with highs in the mid 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

Cloudy with a chance of rain. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Snow with a chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Rain. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Warmer with highs in the mid 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 50s.

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
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   FEB 22-26 FEB 24-MAR 2    FEB       FEB-APR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Below                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      

....  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 February 16, 2019 the 47th Day of Year

Declination -12.070000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:04 EST Set 17:56 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:38 EST Ends 18:22 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

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