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CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS RICHMOND PTSUNNY 48 18 30 NW10 30.19F CHESTERFIELD* FAIR 49 20 31 N7 30.20F PETERSBURG* FAIR 47 17 29 CALM 30.20F HANOVER FAIR 47 21 35 W6 30.21F TAPPAHANNOCK* FAIR 47 21 36 W8 30.20F QUINTON* FAIR 45 20 36 W5 30.19F CHARLOTTSVILLE FAIR 48 16 27 CALM 30.17F GORDONSVILLE* FAIR 45 21 39 W6 30.18F ORANGE* FAIR 43 21 42 CALM 30.19F LOUISA* FAIR 44 17 33 N6 30.23F BUMPASS* FAIR 44 14 29 NW6 30.20F FARMVILLE* FAIR 46 19 34 SW3 30.19F CREWE* FAIR 45 22 41 W6 30.20F FORT PICKETT* FAIR 45 22 40 W8 30.20F CHASE CITY* CLOUDY 44 22 42 CALM 30.21F CLARKSVILLE* CLOUDY 45 23 42 CALM 30.21F SOUTH HILL* FAIR 44 24 44 NW3 30.27F LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR 45 20 38 SW6 30.21F EMPORIA* FAIR 45 23 42 S5 30.23F
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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For NOTTOWAY County,VA
310 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018 DAY ONE Today. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tonight through Friday. Low pressure will track across the Carolinas tonight then off the coast Sunday morning. Rain will mix with then change to wet snow late this evening before ending around sunrise Sunday. Less than one inch of snow accumulation is possible on elevated surfaces. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For NOTTOWAY County, VA
Issued at 819 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 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 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 Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Saturday March 24, 2018 the 83th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN 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
MARCH 24TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...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