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Regional Hourly Observations For HAMPSHIRE County
100 PM EDT SAT MAR 24 2018
EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA PANHANDLE CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS MARTINSBURG FAIR 43 20 39 N7 30.19F PETERSBURG* FAIR 41 19 41 E3 30.17F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in West Virginia
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Saturday March 24, 2018
Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 39 degrees north, near 36 degrees central, and near 30 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, cloudy central, and light snow south. In the north, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. Winds are from the north at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 5 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 43 degrees at Martinsburg. The lowest temperature is 30 degrees at Bluefield.
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 HAMPSHIRE County,WV
515 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For HAMPSHIRE County, WV
Issued at 131 PM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For West Virginia
W VIRGINIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 29-APR 2 MAR 31-APR 6 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy3-6 Day Forecast Map, 5 Day Rainfall Forecast, TWC Jet Stream (80k), Max/Mins (80k)
6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Saturday March 24, 2018 the 83th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.800000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:22 EDT Set 18:42 EDT Transit Meridian 12:31 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:57 EDT Ends 19:07 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 24TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1910...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1912...Residents of Kansas City began to dig out from a storm produced 25 inches of snow in 24 hours. The snowfall total was nearly twice that of any other storm of modern record in Kansas City before or since that time. A record 40 inches of snow fell during the month of March that year, and the total for the winter season of 67 inches was also a record. By late February of that year Kansas City had received just six inches of snow. Olathe KS received 37 inches of snow in the snowstorm, establishing a single storm record for the state of Kansas. (23rd-24th) (The Kansas City Weather Almanac) (The Weather Channel) ...1921...Near Stamping Ground (Scott County, Ky) a tornado (unofficially F2) killed horses and cattle as it destroyed several barns. A stronger tornado (unofficially F3) destroyed two homes near Kirksville (Madison County), blowing one of the homes' rugs a mile away. (NWS Louisville) ...1929...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. Also Bowling Green's warmest March temperature: 92 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1937...A powerful tornado (unofficially F4) moved from extreme eastern Fayette County, Ky to Winchester (Clark County KY), where most of the destruction and the five fatalities probably occurred. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky