A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS NORFOLK FAIR 87 71 58 SW14 29.96F VIRGINIA BEACH FAIR 85 70 60 SW17 29.96F NORFOLK NAVAL PTSUNNY 85 70 60 SW12G21 29.98S WEST POINT* CLOUDY 81 72 73 SW9 29.98S SALUDA* CLOUDY 80 75 85 W7 29.96S NEWPORT NEWS FAIR 84 72 67 W13 29.97F LANGLEY AFB PTSUNNY 84 74 70 W14 29.96F FORT EUSTIS PTSUNNY 84 74 71 SW6 29.95F WILLIAMSBURG* FAIR 86 72 62 W7 29.98S HR EXEC AP* PTSUNNY 86 71 60 SW10G18 29.98F FRANKLIN* FAIR 85 71 63 SW13G18 29.98S US460-WAKEFLD PTSUNNY 84 72 67 SW9 29.97F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1200pm EDT, Sunday May 27, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 84 degrees north, near 82 degrees central, and near 81 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 74 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the east at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 87 degrees at Norfolk. The lowest temperature is PTSUNNY 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 CHESAPEAKE County,VA
316 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday. Showers and thunderstorms will bring the potential for locally heavy rainfall from Memorial Day into the middle of the week. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For CHESAPEAKE County, VA
Issued at 846 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 1-JUN 5 JUN 3-JUN 9 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Normal Above Above Precipitation: Above Normal Below 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
Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 21.460000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 05:57 EDT Set 20:30 EDT Transit Meridian 13:13 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:28 EDT Ends 20:59 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
//////////////////////////// MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1896... A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time. It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1873... A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville) ...1987... Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane, hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma. Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1995... An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington County Indiana). (NWS Louisville) ...1996... Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky