A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS RICHMOND FAIR 47 35 63 W12 29.95R CHESTERFIELD* NOT AVBL PETERSBURG* FAIR 44 32 63 W13 29.98R HANOVER FAIR 45 34 65 SW10 29.95R TAPPAHANNOCK* FAIR 46 37 72 SW13G18 29.94R QUINTON* NOT AVBL CHARLOTTSVILLE FAIR 45 30 55 SW9 29.91R GORDONSVILLE* NOT AVBL ORANGE* FAIR 45 34 65 SW8 29.91R LOUISA* FAIR 43 34 70 SW10 29.96R BUMPASS* NOT AVBL FARMVILLE* FAIR 42 32 69 SW8 29.97R CREWE* NOT AVBL FORT PICKETT* NOT AVBL CHASE CITY* NOT AVBL CLARKSVILLE* NOT AVBL SOUTH HILL* FAIR 41 33 73 W8 30.08R LAWRENCEVILLE* NOT AVBL EMPORIA* FAIR 43 34 70 SW10 30.03R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1000am EST, Friday November 16, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 42 degrees north, near 47 degrees central, and near 41 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 18 mph with gusts at 25 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 12 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 48 degrees at Wallops Island and Norfolk. 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 CUMBERLAND County,VA
1004 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018 DAY ONE Today and 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 CUMBERLAND County, VA
Issued at 445 AM EST Fri Nov 16 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 21-25 NOV 23-29 NOV NOV18-JAN19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Normal Above Above Precipitation: Below 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
Friday November 16, 2018 the 320th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -18.960000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 06:58 EST Set 17:03 EST Transit Meridian 12:00 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:31 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 16TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1927... Record daily precipitation amounts were set: 1.96 inches at Lexington and 1.50 inches at Bowling Green, KY. (NWS Louisville) ...1958... More than six inches of snow fell at Tucson AZ. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1959... The most severe November cold wave in U.S. history was in progress. A weather observing station located 14 miles northeast of Lincoln MT reported a reading of 53 degrees below zero, which established an all-time record low temperature for the nation for the month of November. Their high that day was one degree above zero. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... High winds and heavy snow created blizzard conditions across parts of eastern Colorado. Wind gusts reached 68 mph at Pueblo, and snowfall totals ranged up to 37 inches at Echo Lake. In Wyoming, the temperature dipped to 14 degrees below zero at Laramie. Strong thunderstorms in Louisiana drenched Alexandria with 16.65 inches of rain in thirty hours, with an unofficial total of 21.21 inches north of Olla. Flash flooding in Louisiana caused five to six million dollars damage. (15th-16th) (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky