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Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in West Virginia
Based on observations at 1200am EDT, Saturday March 17, 2018
Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 28 degrees north, near 32 degrees central, and near 36 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 25%, and the dew point is near 3 degrees. Winds are calm 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. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 36 degrees at Bluefield. The lowest temperature is 21 degrees at Elkins.
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 MASON County,WV
238 PM EDT Fri Mar 16 2018 WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 1 PM EDT SATURDAYThis Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast Ohio, and portions of central West Virginia, northeast West Virginia, northern West Virginia, southern West Virginia and western West Virginia. DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight. Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information about the following hazards. Winter Weather Advisory. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday. Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information about the following hazards. Winter Weather Advisory. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For MASON County, WV
Issued at 1033 PM EDT Fri Mar 16 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 22-26 MAR 24-30 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Normal Normal Above Precipitation: Normal 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)
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Saturday March 17, 2018 the 76th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -0.950000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:33 EDT Set 18:35 EDT Transit Meridian 12:33 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:07 EDT Ends 19:00 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 17TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1892... A winter storm in southwestern and central Tennessee produced 26 inches of snow at Riddleton, and 18.5 inches at Memphis. It was the deepest snow of record for those areas. (David Ludlum) ...1900... Record cold on Saint Patrick's Day: Louisville 9, Lexington 4, Bowling Green 16. (NWS Louisville, KY) ...1906... The temperature at Snake River WY dipped to 50 degrees below zero, a record for the U.S. for the month of March. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1987... A powerful spring storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Central Gulf Coast States, and heavy snow in the High Plains Region. A tornado caused three million dollars damage at Natchez MS, and six inches of rain in five hours caused five million dollars damage at Vicksburg MS. Cactus TX received 10 inches of snow. Western Kansas reported blizzard conditions. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky