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CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS RICHMOND FAIR 46 32 58 NW14 29.99R CHESTERFIELD* FAIR 44 32 62 W9 30.01R PETERSBURG* FAIR 45 29 54 W9G16 30.01R HANOVER FAIR 44 33 65 W10 30.01R TAPPAHANNOCK* FAIR 47 36 64 NW9G21 29.97R QUINTON* FAIR 45 32 60 NW12G17 29.98R CHARLOTTSVILLE FAIR 47 29 49 NW15G31 30.00R GORDONSVILLE* CLOUDY 47 31 55 N8 30.02R ORANGE* CLOUDY 45 32 61 NW5 30.02R LOUISA* CLOUDY 44 32 61 NW8 30.06R BUMPASS* FAIR 45 32 60 NW9G18 30.00R FARMVILLE* NOT AVBL CREWE* FAIR 42 27 56 NW6 30.04R FORT PICKETT* FAIR 42 30 62 W9 30.04R CHASE CITY* FAIR 42 30 63 W3 30.07R CLARKSVILLE* FAIR 43 30 61 W8 30.07R SOUTH HILL* FAIR 42 31 64 W6 30.11R LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR 42 29 61 MISG 30.03R EMPORIA* NOT AVBL
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 600am EDT, Sunday October 21, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 46 degrees north, near 48 degrees central, and near 40 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 16 mph with gusts at 28 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 17 mph with gusts at 24 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 52 degrees at Wallops Island and 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 PRINCE GEORGE County,VA
353 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018 FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM EDT MONDAYThis Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Virginia, north central Virginia, south central Virginia and southeast Virginia. DAY ONE Today. Gusty northwest winds between 30 to 40 mph through mid afternoon. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday. Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information about the following hazards. Frost Advisory. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For PRINCE GEORGE County, VA
Issued at 616 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 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 26-30 OCT 28-NOV 3 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below 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
Sunday October 21, 2018 the 294th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -11.020000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:31 EDT Set 18:30 EDT Transit Meridian 13:00 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:05 EDT Ends 18:55 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 21ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1934... A severe windstorm lashed the northern Pacific coast. In Washington State, the storm claimed the lives of 22 persons, and caused 1.7 million dollars damage, mostly to timber. Winds, gusting to 87 mph at North Head WA, produced waves twenty feet high. (David Ludlum) ...1957... The second in a series of unusual October storms hit southern California causing widespread thunderstorms. Santa Maria was drenched with 1.13 inches of rain in two hours. Hail drifted to 18 inches in East Los Angeles. Waterspouts were sighted off Point Mugu and Oceanside. (20th-21st) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Cold arctic air continued to invade the central U.S. Eleven record lows were reported in the Great Plains Region, including lows of 12 degrees at Valentine NE, and 9 degrees at Aberdeen SD. Temperatures warmed rapidly during the day in the Southern and Central Plains Region. Goodland KS warmed from a morning low of 24 degrees to an afternoon high of 75 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Joan, the last hurricane of the season, neared the coast of Nicaragua packing 125 mph winds. Joan claimed more than 200 lives as she moved over Central America, and total damage approached 1.5 billion dollars. Crossing more than 40 degrees of longitude, Hurricane Joan never strayed even one degree from the 12 degree north parallel. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Unseasonably cold weather continued to grip the south central and southeastern U.S. Twenty cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including Calico AR with a reading of 26 degrees, and Daytona Beach FL with a low of 41 degrees. Squalls in the Great Lakes Region finally came to an end, but not before leaving Marquette MI buried under 12.7 inches of snow, a record 24 hour total for October. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky