A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
SHENANDOAH VALLEY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS WINCHESTER* MIX PCPN 28 27 93 N8 29.72F WCI 20 FRONT ROYAL* CLOUDY 28 28 100 N7 29.69F WCI 21 LURAY* LGT SNOW 30 30 100 N12 29.66F WCI 21 NEW MARKET* CLOUDY 28 26 94 N9G17 29.66F WCI 19 STAUNTON* LGT SNOW 27 26 94 N5 29.67S WCI 22 WAYNESBORO* CLOUDY 27 26 99 N3 29.63F VSB 1/2
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 200am EDT, Wednesday March 21, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 30 degrees north, near 33 degrees central, and near 32 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, drizzle central, and mixed precipitation south. In the north, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. There is patchy fog central. Winds are from the north at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 21 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 9 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to drizzle. Winds are from the north at 6 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to mixed precipitation. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 41 degrees at Norfolk. The lowest temperature is LGT 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 CLARKE County,VA
522 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018 DAY ONE Tonight Winter Storm Warning are in effect for tonight for the entire area. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday The Winter Storm Warnings expire at 8 PM Wednesday. There is a slight winter storm threat Saturday night into Sunday. If the threat materializes, it could cause travel disruptions. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Please report any snow or ice to the National Weather Service via standard operating procedures.
7-Day Forecast For CLARKE County, VA
Issued at 131 AM EDT Wed Mar 21 2018
OVERNIGHT WEDNESDAY WEDNESDAY NIGHT THURSDAY THURSDAY NIGHT FRIDAY FRIDAY NIGHT SATURDAY SATURDAY NIGHT SUNDAY SUNDAY NIGHT MONDAY MONDAY NIGHT TUESDAY
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 26-30 MAR 28-APR 3 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Normal Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal 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
Wednesday March 21, 2018 the 80th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.610000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:17 EDT Set 18:29 EDT Transit Meridian 12:22 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:52 EDT Ends 18:55 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
MARCH 21ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1932... A tornado swarm occurred in the Deep South. Between late afternoon and early the next morning severe thunderstorms spawned 31 tornadoes in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee. The tornadoes killed 334 persons and injured 1784 others. Northern Alabama was hardest hit. Tornadoes in Alabama killed 286 persons and caused five million dollars damage. (David Ludlum) ...1952... Severe thunderstorms spawned thirty-one tornadoes across Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky. The tornadoes killed 343 persons and caused 15 million dollars damage. Arkansas and Tennessee each reported thirteen tornadoes. The towns of Judsonia AR and Henderson TN were nearly wiped off the map in what proved to be the worst tornado outbreak of record for Arkansas. A tornado, one and a half miles wide at times, left a church the only undamaged building at Judsonia. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky