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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
435 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018

High pressure over the Mississipppi River Valley will move east 
tonight through Friday night. Low pressure will develop in the 
Central Plains friday night and track southeast into the Tennessee 
Valley by Sunday morning. A wedge of high pressure will remain over 
the Mid Atlantic region Sunday and Monday. 

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Regional Hourly Observations For PAGE County
700 PM EDT THU MAR 22 2018

WINCHESTER*    FAIR      37  19  48 NW16G24   30.07R WCI  28          
FRONT ROYAL*   FAIR      41  21  45 NW5       30.05R                  
LURAY*         FAIR      41  23  48 NW15G23   30.07R WCI  33          
NEW MARKET*    FAIR      40  17  39 N7G18     30.08R                  
STAUNTON*      FAIR      39  20  46 NW13      30.09R WCI  32          
WAYNESBORO*    FAIR      39  18  42 NW12G20   30.06R WCI  32          

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 43 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 29%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 21 mph with gusts at 31 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the north at 12 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 51 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 PAGE County,VA

432 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday

There is a slight winter storm threat Saturday into Saturday
night. At this time, the greatest chance of snow is roughly south
of U.S. Route 33 in West Virginia and Virginia. If the threat 
materializes, it could cause travel disruptions.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For PAGE County, VA
Issued at 730 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018

Mostly cloudy this evening, then clearing. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Cold with lows around 20. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of snow 50 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows in the lower 20s. East winds around 5 mph, becoming north after midnight.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the lower 20s.

Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

Partly sunny. Highs around 50.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 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 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5    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

Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year

Declination 1.010000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:16 EDT Set 18:30 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:22 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:50 EDT Ends 18:56 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

A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as
Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was
described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude".
(22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107
lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum)
Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The
Weather Channel)

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