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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
545 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018

Low pressure will move east out of the Central Plains today and
into the Tennessee Valley tonight before sliding offshore the
Carolinas by Sunday morning. This system will bring a mix of 
wintry weather to the region today through Sunday morning. A 
wedge of high pressure will remain over the Mid Atlantic region 
Monday and Tuesday.

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Regional Hourly Observations For HAMPTON County
100 PM EDT SAT MAR 24 2018

NORFOLK        FAIR      45  24  43 N7        30.20F                  
VIRGINIA BEACH PTSUNNY   45  23  42 N12       30.20F                  
NORFOLK NAVAL  PTSUNNY   45  23  42 N9        30.21F                  
WEST POINT*    FAIR      46  18  33 W9        30.21F                  
SALUDA*        FAIR      45  22  41 NW8       30.19F                  
NEWPORT NEWS   FAIR      47  23  38 NW7       30.20F                  
LANGLEY AFB    FAIR      47  25  43 NE6       30.20F                  
FORT EUSTIS    FAIR      46  23  41 W7        30.18F                  
WILLIAMSBURG*  FAIR      54  25  32 NW9       30.20F                  
HR EXEC AP*    FAIR     N/A N/A N/A VRB6      30.20F                  
FRANKLIN*      FAIR      48  22  36 W10       30.21F                  
US460-WAKEFLD  FAIR      49  20  31 NW10      30.19F                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1200pm EDT, Saturday March 24, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 44 degrees north, near 46 degrees central, and near 41 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, partly sunny central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 45%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 35%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. Winds are from the north at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 47 degrees at Wallops Island. 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HAMPTON County,VA

310 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018

 DAY ONE  Today.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tonight through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For HAMPTON County, VA
Issued at 819 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018

Partly sunny. Highs around 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy and breezy. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Breezy with lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Mostly sunny and breezy. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 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
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAR 29-APR 2 MAR 31-APR 6    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      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

Saturday March 24, 2018 the 83th Day of Year

Declination 1.800000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:13 EDT Set 18:32 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:22 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:47 EDT Ends 18:58 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

...1910...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. 
(NWS Louisville)

...1912...Residents of Kansas City began to dig out from a 
storm produced 25 inches of snow in 24 hours. The snowfall 
total was nearly twice that of any other storm of modern 
record in Kansas City before or since that time. A record 40 
inches of snow fell during the month of March that year, and 
the total for the winter season of 67 inches was also a 
record. By late February of that year Kansas City had 
received just six inches of snow. Olathe KS received 37 
inches of snow in the snowstorm, establishing a single storm 
record for the state of Kansas. (23rd-24th) (The Kansas City 
Weather Almanac) (The Weather Channel)

...1921...Near Stamping Ground (Scott County, Ky) a tornado 
(unofficially F2) killed horses and cattle as it destroyed 
several barns. A stronger tornado (unofficially F3) destroyed 
two homes near Kirksville (Madison County), blowing one of 
the homes' rugs a mile away.  (NWS Louisville)

...1929...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 
degrees. Also Bowling Green's warmest March temperature: 92 
degrees.  (NWS Louisville)

...1937...A powerful tornado (unofficially F4) moved 
from extreme eastern Fayette County, Ky to Winchester (Clark 
County KY), where most of the destruction and the five 
fatalities probably occurred.  (NWS Louisville)

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