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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
400 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

A sub tropical ridge will begin building over the southeastern
United States which will lead to well above normal temperatures
for the next several days. A front stalling near the region
Wednesday into Thursday will open up chances for showers for most
of the second half of the week. Temperatures Wednesday may support
some small chances for thunderstorms in the mountains. 

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Regional Hourly Observations For TAZEWELL County
1000 PM EST MON FEB 19 2018

WISE*            N/A     61  54  77 S12       30.30R                  
JONESVILLE*    MOCLDY    57  55  94 CALM      30.29S                  
ABINGDON*        N/A     59  55  87 CALM      30.32R                  
BRISTOL          N/A     54  54 100 CALM      30.30R                  
SEVIERVILLE*   CLEAR     57  50  77 CALM      30.26S                  
KNOXVILLE      MOCLDY    64  54  69 S6        30.25S                  
LAFOLLETTE*    MOCLDY    66  55  68 SW10      30.29R                  
OAK RIDGE      CLOUDY    60  57  89 CALM      30.27R                  
CROSSVILLE       N/A     59  56  89 S8        30.26R                  
NASHVILLE      MOCLDY    66  55  67 S10       30.15S                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 900pm EST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across Virginia...temperatures are near 47 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 49 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the south at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 56 degrees at Hot Springs. The lowest temperature is NOT 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 TAZEWELL County,VA

634 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For TAZEWELL County, VA
Issued at 1031 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

Mostly cloudy. Near steady temperature around 50. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Mostly sunny. Warmer with highs in the lower 70s. South winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 70. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 10 mph.

Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

Cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Near steady temperature in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Showers likely in the morning. Near steady temperature in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Cooler with lows in the lower 40s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 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 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Below     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

Monday February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

Declination -10.920000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:00 EST Set 18:00 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:35 EST Ends 18:25 EST

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. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)

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