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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
434 PM EDT Fri Mar 23 2018

An accumulating snowfall is expected for most of the forecast area
Saturday and lasting into early Sunday morning as a low pressure 
system passes through the region. Temperatures look to remain 
rather cool through Sunday but a warming trend will begin on 
Monday which will lead to warmer than normal conditions by mid 

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Regional Hourly Observations For PRINCE WILLLIAM County

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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 500pm EDT, Friday March 23, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 48 degrees north, near 51 degrees central, and near 52 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 30%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 27%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 30%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 17 mph with gusts at 24 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 14 mph with gusts at 21 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 52 degrees at Danville. 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 PRINCE WILLLIAM County
Hazardous report currently not available
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Current FORECAST not available 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                      
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   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

Friday March 23, 2018 the 82th Day of Year

Declination 1.400000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:14 EDT Set 18:31 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:22 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:49 EDT Ends 18:57 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 vicious tornado hit the city of Omaha NE. The tornado struck during the
late afternoon on Easter Sunday, and in just twelve minutes cut a swath of
total destruction five miles long and two blocks wide across the city
killing 94 persons and causing 3.5 million dollars property damage. (David
Pocatello ID received a record 14.6 inches of snow in 24 hours. (The
Weather Channel)

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