A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS NORFOLK FAIR 60 50 69 S14 30.07F VIRGINIA BEACH FAIR 58 49 72 S10 30.07F NORFOLK NAVAL MOCLDY 60 49 66 S10G23 30.08F WEST POINT* FAIR 57 50 79 S3 30.06F SALUDA* FAIR 55 52 88 S3 30.04F NEWPORT NEWS FAIR 60 50 69 SW13 30.06F LANGLEY AFB FAIR 60 51 72 SW15 30.06F FORT EUSTIS FAIR 60 51 74 S8G17 30.04F WILLIAMSBURG* FAIR 59 48 67 S8 30.06F HR EXEC AP* FAIR 56 50 80 S7 30.08F FRANKLIN* FAIR 56 52 86 S7 30.08F US460-WAKEFLD FAIR 57 50 77 S3 30.06F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 1100pm EDT, Friday October 19, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 57 degrees north, near 55 degrees central, and near 53 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light rain north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. Winds are from the south at 13 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. Winds are from the south at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 61 degrees at Wallops Island. 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 SUFFOLK County,VA
340 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018 DAY ONE Through tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday. Wind gusts up to 35 mph are expected late Saturday night into Sunday morning near the James River. Frost is possible Monday morning, as low temperatures fall into the mid 30s. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For SUFFOLK County, VA
Issued at 1146 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 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 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2 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
Saturday October 20, 2018 the 293th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -10.670000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:30 EDT Set 18:31 EDT Transit Meridian 13:00 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:04 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
//////////////////////////// OCTOBER 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1770... An exceedingly great storm struck eastern New England causing extensive coastal damage from Massachusetts to Maine, and the highest tide in 47 years. (David Ludlum) ...1983... Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Tico caused extensive flooding in central and south central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City set daily rainfall records with 1.45 inch on the 19th, and 6.28 inches on the 20th. (17th-21st) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Cold arctic air invaded the Upper Midwest, and squalls in the Lake Superior snowbelt produced heavy snow in eastern Ashland County and northern Iron County of Wisconsin. Totals ranged up to 18 inches at Mellen. In the western U.S., the record high of 69 degrees at Seattle WA was their twenty-fifth of the year, their highest number of record highs for any given year. Bakersfield CA reported a record 146 days in a row with daily highs 80 degrees or above. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Unseasonably warm weather continued in the western U.S. In California, afternoon highs of 96 degrees at Redding and Red Bluff were records for the date. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Forty-nine cities reported record low temperatures for the date as readings dipped into the 20s and 30s across much of the south central and southeastern U.S. Lows of 32 degrees at Lake Charles LA and 42 degrees at Lakeland FL were records for October, and Little Rock AR reported their earliest freeze of record. Snow blanketed the higher elevations of Georgia and the Carolinas. Melbourne FL dipped to 47 degrees shortly before midnight to surpass the record low established that morning. Showers and thunderstorms brought heavy rain to parts of the northeastern U.S. Autumn leaves on the ground clogged drains and ditches causing flooding. Up to 4.10 inches of rain soaked southern Vermont in three days. Flood waters washed 600 feet of railroad track, resulting in a train derailment. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky