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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
400 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.FORECAST SUMMARY...
A weak cold front will approach from the northwest tonight
before tracking over the Mid Atlantic on Wednesday. High pressure
should arrive during Wednesday night into Thursday to provide
drier conditions. Moisture will return late in the week as high
pressure moves offshore.

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Regional Hourly Observations For CUMBERLAND County
100 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018


CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
RICHMOND       CLOUDY    69  68  96 S5        30.01F                  
CHESTERFIELD*  FAIR      68  67  96 W5        30.02S                  
PETERSBURG*    LGT RAIN  68  66  93 CALM      30.02F                  
HANOVER        MOCLDY    69  68  96 SW5       30.01F                  
TAPPAHANNOCK*  MOCLDY    68  68 100 CALM      30.01F                  
QUINTON*       FAIR      68  68 100 CALM      30.01S                  
CHARLOTTSVILLE FAIR      70  67  90 CALM      30.00F                  
GORDONSVILLE*  FAIR      68  68 100 SW6       29.99F                  
ORANGE*        CLOUDY    66  66 100 SW3       30.00R                  
LOUISA*        FAIR      68  67  98 S5        30.03F                  
BUMPASS*       FAIR      67  66  96 S7        29.99F                  
FARMVILLE*     RAIN     N/A N/A N/A CALM      30.01S                  
CREWE*         CLOUDY    67  67 100 CALM      30.01F                  
FORT PICKETT*  MOCLDY   N/A N/A N/A W8        30.02F                  
CHASE CITY*    CLOUDY    69  69 100 SE3       30.03F                  
CLARKSVILLE*   CLOUDY    73  70  88 SW10G17   30.02F                  
SOUTH HILL*    FAIR      71  70  98 S6        30.08F                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      71  70  97 CALM      30.02F                  
EMPORIA*       FAIR      70  68  94 CALM      30.04S                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 67 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the south at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 74 degrees at Norfolk and Newport News. The lowest temperature is MOCLDY 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CUMBERLAND County,VA

838 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Scattered thunderstorms with heavy rain are possible.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

Scattered strong thunderstorms will be possible on Wednesday,
primarily during the afternoon and early evening hours.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, VA
Issued at 1146 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

TONIGHT
Cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms this evening, then scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds around 5 mph, becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
                             VIRGINIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      Above                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.760000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 05:59 EDT Set 20:27 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:12 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:30 EDT Ends 20:56 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

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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky