A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS STAUNTON* FAIR 36 30 80 SW10 29.95R WAYNESBORO* NOT AVBL HOT SPRINGS VA NOT AVBL LYNCHBURG FAIR 41 28 60 W10 29.97R DANVILLE FAIR 41 31 67 W12 30.05R SOUTH BOSTON* NOT AVBL MARTINSVILLE NOT AVBL ROANOKE FAIR 39 27 62 W10 30.02S BLACKSBURG FAIR 33 27 80 W10G20 30.03R WCI 25 DUBLIN* PTSUNNY 34 29 83 W15 30.03S WCI 24 MARION* CLOUDY 30 29 98 W18G24 30.06R WCI 17 HILLSVILLE* CLOUDY 29 26 91 NW9 29.99R RICHLANDS* CLOUDY 26 25 96 SW10 30.07R WCI 16 WISE* CLOUDY 32 32 100 SW12 30.08R WCI 23 ABINGDON* CLOUDY 29 27 92 W10 30.12R WCI 20
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1000am EST, Friday November 16, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 42 degrees north, near 47 degrees central, and near 41 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 18 mph with gusts at 25 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 12 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 48 degrees at Wallops Island and 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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For CHARLOTTE County,VA
956 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight A Wind Advisory is in effect for the elevations above 2500 feet in the Blue Ridge Mountains and portions of the Potomac Highlands until noon today. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For CHARLOTTE County, VA
Issued at 935 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY NOV 21-25 NOV 23-29 NOV NOV18-JAN19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Normal Above Above Precipitation: Below Above Above Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Friday November 16, 2018 the 320th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -18.960000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 06:58 EST Set 17:03 EST Transit Meridian 12:00 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:31 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 16TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1927... Record daily precipitation amounts were set: 1.96 inches at Lexington and 1.50 inches at Bowling Green, KY. (NWS Louisville) ...1958... More than six inches of snow fell at Tucson AZ. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1959... The most severe November cold wave in U.S. history was in progress. A weather observing station located 14 miles northeast of Lincoln MT reported a reading of 53 degrees below zero, which established an all-time record low temperature for the nation for the month of November. Their high that day was one degree above zero. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... High winds and heavy snow created blizzard conditions across parts of eastern Colorado. Wind gusts reached 68 mph at Pueblo, and snowfall totals ranged up to 37 inches at Echo Lake. In Wyoming, the temperature dipped to 14 degrees below zero at Laramie. Strong thunderstorms in Louisiana drenched Alexandria with 16.65 inches of rain in thirty hours, with an unofficial total of 21.21 inches north of Olla. Flash flooding in Louisiana caused five to six million dollars damage. (15th-16th) (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky