A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
NORTHERN VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS WASH NATIONAL CLOUDY 43 34 70 E14 29.88F DULLES CLOUDY 44 32 62 E10 29.87R FORT BELVOIR CLOUDY 44 31 61 E6 29.88R QUANTICO CLOUDY 46 34 62 SE13 29.88S FREDERICKSBRG* CLOUDY 44 36 71 E10 29.84S STAFFORD* CLOUDY 45 36 70 E9 29.88R WARRENTON CLOUDY 47 32 55 E6 29.84R CULPEPER* CLOUDY 47 33 57 CALM 29.85S MANASSAS* CLOUDY 46 30 53 E7 29.87R LEESBURG* CLOUDY 45 32 61 E8 29.88S WINCHESTER CLOUDY 41 28 60 NE3 29.86R FRONT ROYAL* CLOUDY 46 32 57 E10G17 29.82R LURAY* CLOUDY 46 34 61 N6 29.80S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 44 degrees north, near 46 degrees central, and near 50 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, light rain central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. Winds are from the east at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 8 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the northeast at 12 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 50 degrees at Danville. The lowest temperature is LGT 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 SPOTSYLVANIA County,VA
742 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018 DAY ONE Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday Low pressure will develop off the Mid-Atlantic Coast Tuesday and a wintry mix is expected during this time. The main impact will be a light glaze of ice from freezing rain across northern Maryland. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Harford County. Low pressure will intensify off the Mid-Atlantic Coast Tuesday night into Wednesday. A period of accumulating snow is likely across most of the area. Significant snowfall accumulations are possible. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for late Tuesday night through Wednesday. A Gale Warning is in effect for portions of the middle Chesapeake Bay on Tuesday. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Please report any snow or ice to the National Weather Service via standard operating procedure.
7-Day Forecast For SPOTSYLVANIA County, VA
Issued at 131 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
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 Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN 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
MARCH 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... 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