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NORTH AND CENTRAL PIEDMONT CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS FREDERICKSBRG* PTSUNNY 47 36 64 CALM 29.88F STAFFORD* CLOUDY 48 32 53 CALM 29.93F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Monday March 19, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 56 degrees north, near 56 degrees central, and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 27%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 37%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. Winds are from the east at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 58 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 KING GEORGE County,VA
1226 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday Low pressure will develop off the Mid-Atlantic Coast Tuesday. Another area of low pressure may impact the area Tuesday night. There is a slight winter storm threat Tuesday through early Wednesday. If the threat materializes, travel disruptions may result. A Gale Warning is in effect for portions of the middle Chesapeake Bay on Tuesday. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For KING GEORGE County, VA
Issued at 132 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 24-28 MAR 26-APR 1 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below 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
Monday March 19, 2018 the 78th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -0.170000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:20 EDT Set 18:28 EDT Transit Meridian 12:23 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:55 EDT Ends 18:53 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 19TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1950... Timberline Lodge reported 246 inches of snow on the ground, a record for the state of Oregon. (The Weather Channel) ...1935... Suffocating dust storms occurred frequently in southeastern Colorado between the 12th and the 25th of the month. Six people died, and many livestock starved or suffocated. Up to six feet of dust covered the ground. Schools were closed, and many rural homes were deserted by tenants. (The Weather Channel) ...1956... The second heavy snowstorm in just three days hit Boston. Nearby Blue Hill received 19.5 inches contributing to their snowiest March of record. (David Ludlum)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky