A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA/EAST TENNESSEE... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS WISE* N/A 37 23 56 W8 30.18R WCI 31 JONESVILLE* N/A 45 23 42 W7 30.25R ABINGDON* N/A 43 21 40 N9G18 30.16S BRISTOL N/A 45 22 40 W12 30.19R MORRISTOWN* PTCLDY 45 25 45 W12 30.23R SEVIERVILLE* CLEAR 46 23 39 MISG 30.25R LAFOLLETTE* CLEAR 46 21 36 VRB7G15 30.29S OAK RIDGE N/A 50 23 34 NW6 30.27R CROSSVILLE N/A 45 21 38 NW10 30.26R NASHVILLE N/A 54 24 31 N10G24 30.30S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 43 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 29%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 21 mph with gusts at 31 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the north at 12 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 51 degrees at Norfolk. 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 WISE County,VA
334 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018 /234 PM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018/ DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight For Tonight and Friday morning, temperatures from the central Tennessee Valley northward across the northern Plateau and northeast Tennessee are once again expected to drop below freezing putting crops or other sensitive vegetation in danger. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday Light Snowfall Possible across Parts of Southwest Virginia and far Northeast Tennessee early Saturday MorningAnother storm system will approach the area Friday night and Saturday morning spreading a large area of precipitation into the southern Appalachians. Some of the precipitation may begin as snow across parts of southwest Virginia and far northeast Tennessee. Light snow accumulations up to an inch are possible. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected.
7-Day Forecast For WISE County, VA
Issued at 333 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 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 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below 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
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.010000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:16 EDT Set 18:30 EDT Transit Meridian 12:22 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:50 EDT Ends 18:56 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 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1920... A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude". (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1936... A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107 lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum) ...1954... Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky