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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 NOTTOWAY County
100 PM EDT SAT MAR 24 2018

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 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 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 activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

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

Mostly sunny early this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds around 5 mph, becoming west this afternoon.

Cloudy with a chance of rain. A chance of snow after midnight. Little or no snow accumulation. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph, becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

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