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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
703 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018

Low pressure over the lower Ohio and Tennessee Valleys will
cross over the central Appalachians today, sparking the 
development of a coastal storm tonight and Wednesday that will
turn into a winter storm as it moves northeast along the Mid
Atlantic and New England Coast. Heavy snow is expected for
the mountains along and west of the Blue Ridge tonight 
and Wednesday. Winds will increase in the wake of this
storm followed by High pressure Thursday into Friday,
temperatures below normal. 

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Regional Hourly Observations For PRINCE GEORGE County
1200 PM EDT TUE MAR 20 2018

RICHMOND       LGT RAIN  40  40 100 N18       29.67R FOG              
CHESTERFIELD*  LGT RAIN  39  38  96 N16G22    29.66S                  
PETERSBURG*    DRIZZLE   41  38  90 N8        29.66R                  
HANOVER        LGT RAIN  39  39 100 VRB7      29.70S FOG              
TAPPAHANNOCK*  RAIN      40  39  96 N9        29.69R                  
QUINTON*       CLOUDY    40  40 100 N7        29.66R FOG              
CHARLOTTSVILLE LGT RAIN  36  32  85 N10       29.74R FOG              
GORDONSVILLE*  CLOUDY    36  34  93 N9        29.74R FOG              
ORANGE*        RAIN      34  32  93 N10       29.74R                  
LOUISA*        LGT RAIN  35  34  95 N12       29.77R FOG              
BUMPASS*       CLOUDY    35  34  95 NE7       29.72R                  
FARMVILLE*     CLOUDY   N/A N/A N/A N12G21    29.68R                  
CREWE*         CLOUDY    37  37 100 N10G16    29.66S                  
FORT PICKETT*  CLOUDY    38  38 100 N14G24    29.65S                  
CHASE CITY*    CLOUDY    39  39 100 N8G20     29.65R                  
CLARKSVILLE*   CLOUDY    41  41 100 N9G18     29.64R                  
SOUTH HILL*    CLOUDY    41  41  99 N12G18    29.68R                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* CLOUDY    42  40  94 N8        29.61S                  
EMPORIA*       LGT RAIN  43  43 100 NW14      29.62R                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1200pm EDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 33 degrees north, near 40 degrees central, and near 40 degrees south. Current sky conditions are sleet north, light rain central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. There is patchy fog north and central. Winds are from the northeast at 15 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and sleet. The wind chill is near 23 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 18 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. Winds are from the north at 14 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 48 degrees at Norfolk. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY 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 PRINCE GEORGE County,VA

454 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

A rain and snow mix will potentially become all snow on Wednesday. 
One to two inches of snow are possible, mainly on the grass and 
elevated surfaces.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For PRINCE GEORGE County, VA
Issued at 1219 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018

Rain, cooler with highs in the mid 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

A chance of rain in the evening, then rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

Rain in the morning. Snow. Snow accumulation around an inch. Cold with highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Cloudy. Snow likely in the evening. Little or no additional snow accumulation. Lows around 30. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent.

Partly sunny. Highs around 50. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 20s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

Mostly clear. Lows around 30.

Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

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 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal     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

Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year

Declination 0.220000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:19 EDT Set 18:28 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:23 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:53 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

A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying 
barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville)
A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma
City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum)
The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the
Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum)
A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The
storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and
Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across
northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)

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