A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
CENTRAL FOOTHILLS CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CHARLOTTESVILL FAIR 37 30 75 W3 30.27S CULPEPER* FAIR 32 31 95 CALM 30.30R ORANGE* FAIR 32 32 100 CALM 30.28S GORDONSVILLE* FAIR 32 32 100 CALM 30.28S WARRENTON* FAIR 31 29 90 CALM 30.28S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Monday October 22, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 39 degrees central, and near 34 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. Winds are from the west at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north 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 50 degrees at 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 NELSON County,VA
135 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018 DAY ONE Tonight A Freeze Warning is in effect for portions of northern and western Maryland as well as northern and central Virginia. A Frost Advisory is in effect for the remainder of the region. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday A Freeze Warning is in effect for portions of northern and western Maryland as well as northern and central Virginia through 10 AM. A Frost Advisory is in effect for the remainder of the region also through 10 AM. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For NELSON County, VA
Issued at 134 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Normal Precipitation: 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
Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -11.380000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:32 EDT Set 18:28 EDT Transit Meridian 13:00 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:06 EDT Ends 18:54 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
///////////////////////// OCTOBER 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1965... The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1985... A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of 190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30 degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National Weather Summary) Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75 mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky