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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
445 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018

Low pressure over the central Plains will cross east over the 
Tennessee Valley and central Appalachians on Tuesday. The low 
will then deepen off the coast and track northeast Wednesday and
Thursday. Accumulating snowfall can be expected in most
areas beginning Tuesday night into Wednesday, with the biggest 
totals in the higher elevations. High pressure will cover much of 
the eastern United States on Friday.

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Regional Hourly Observations For VIRGINIA BEACH County
100 AM EDT TUE MAR 20 2018

NORFOLK        CLOUDY    47  45  93 E10       29.78F                  
VIRGINIA BEACH LGT RAIN  47  46  97 E15       29.79F                  
NORFOLK NAVAL  CLOUDY    46  43  89 E15G25    29.80F                  
WEST POINT*    FAIR      45  38  78 E10G17    29.83F                  
SALUDA*        CLOUDY    44  40  88 E6        29.83F                  
NEWPORT NEWS   CLOUDY    46  43  89 E15       29.80F                  
LANGLEY AFB    LGT RAIN  45  45 100 E16       29.80F                  
FORT EUSTIS    LGT RAIN  46  43  90 E16       29.77F                  
WILLIAMSBURG*  CLOUDY    46  45  93 E8        29.81F                  
HR EXEC AP*    CLOUDY   N/A N/A N/A E10       29.78F                  
FRANKLIN*      CLOUDY    49  45  84 NE8       29.77F                  
US460-WAKEFLD  CLOUDY    47  45  93 E7        29.78F                  

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

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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For VIRGINIA BEACH County,VA

341 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

A period of moderate to heavy rain is expected tonight into Tuesday
morning as low pressure crosses the area.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For VIRGINIA BEACH County, VA
Issued at 1119 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018

A chance of rain this evening, then rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

Rain with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Breezy with highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

Rain likely. Windy with lows in the upper 30s. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Rain in the morning, then rain with snow likely in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Breezy with highs around 40. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Cloudy. Snow likely, mainly in the evening. Little or no snow accumulation. Breezy with lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.

Partly sunny and breezy. Highs in the mid 40s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

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

Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the morning, then partly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 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 
                   MAR 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:     Normal       Normal     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

Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year

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

A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying 
barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville)
A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma
City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum)
The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the
Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum)
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