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 PTSUNNY 50 39 66 NE7 30.26S VIRGINIA BEACH PTSUNNY 50 37 61 N7 30.25S NORFOLK NAVAL FAIR 50 37 61 NE5 30.28S WEST POINT* FAIR 51 36 57 W6 30.28S SALUDA* NOT AVBL NEWPORT NEWS FAIR 52 36 54 CALM 30.26S LANGLEY AFB FAIR 50 37 59 E7 30.26F FORT EUSTIS FAIR 52 35 52 SW5 30.24S WILLIAMSBURG* FAIR 55 37 50 CALM 30.27S HR EXEC AP* NOT AVBL FRANKLIN* FAIR 53 36 52 CALM 30.26S US460-WAKEFLD FAIR 54 35 48 CALM 30.25F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 200pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 47 degrees north, near 52 degrees central, and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 56%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. Winds are from the west at 12 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 57 degrees at Danville. 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 CHESAPEAKE County,VA
306 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018 DAY ONE Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 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 CHESAPEAKE County, VA
Issued at 146 PM EST Sat Nov 17 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 22-26 NOV 24-30 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Above Normal Normal Precipitation: Normal 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
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -19.200000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:00 EST Set 17:02 EST Transit Meridian 12:01 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:32 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 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1869... Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David Ludlum) ...1927... A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43 inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49 mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky