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 48 38 68 N10 30.41R VIRGINIA BEACH FAIR 50 32 50 NE18G25 30.40R NORFOLK NAVAL FAIR 48 35 60 NE14 30.43R WEST POINT* FAIR 51 34 53 N8 30.44R SALUDA* FAIR 49 33 53 N13 30.42S NEWPORT NEWS FAIR 51 38 60 NE7 30.41R LANGLEY AFB FAIR 48 36 62 NE13 30.42R FORT EUSTIS FAIR 51 34 52 N9 30.38R WILLIAMSBURG* FAIR 63 46 55 NE7 30.41F HR EXEC AP* FAIR 50 35 56 NE10G21 30.42R FRANKLIN* FAIR 51 37 57 NE12G17 30.41F US460-WAKEFLD FAIR 51 38 60 N9 30.41R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1200pm EST, Sunday February 18, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 45 degrees north, near 51 degrees central, and near 53 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the west at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 6 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 53 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
331 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday. 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 1127 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY FEB 23-27 FEB 25-MAR 3 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Normal .... 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 February 18, 2018 the 49th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -11.280000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:02 EST Set 17:59 EST Transit Meridian 12:29 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:36 EST Ends 18:24 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
FEBRUARY 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1899... While much of the central and eastern U.S. was recovering from the most severe cold wave of modern history, the temperature at San Francisco soared to 80 degrees to establish a record for month of February. (David Ludlum) ...1959... Some of the higher elevations of California were in the midst of a five day storm which produced 189 inches of snow, a single storm record for North America. (13th-19th) (David Ludlum) ...1987... A small but intense low pressure system combined with northerly upslope winds to produce eight inches of snow in five hours at Meeteetsie WY, located southeast of Cody. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms soaked the Central Gulf Coast Region with heavy rain. Totals in southern Louisiana ranged up to 8.50 inches near the town of Ridge, with 6.55 inches at Plaguemine. Thunderstorms in northern Florida drenched Apalachicola with 5.41 inches of rain in 24 hours, and produced wind gusts to 75 mph at Mayo. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Low pressure off the coast of North Carolina brought freezing rain and heavy snow to Virginia and the Carolinas. Snowfall totals in Virginia ranged up to 18 inches at Franklin. Freezing rain reached a thickness of two inches around Charlotte NC. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... An intense but slow moving Pacific storm worked its way across Utah over a two day period. The storm blanketed the valleys with 4 to 12 inches of snow, and produced up to 42 inches of snow in the mountains. Heavy snow also fell across northern Arizona. Williams received 22 inches of snow, and 12 inches was reported along the south rim of the Grand Canyon. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky