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Regional Hourly Observations For MONONGALIA County
200 PM EDT MON MAR 19 2018

North Central West Virginia
CLARKSBURG     FAIR      61  23  23 VRB7      29.80F                  
MORGANTOWN     FAIR      57  24  28 VRB3G16   29.83F                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in West Virginia
Based on observations at 200pm EDT, Monday March 19, 2018

Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 57 degrees north, near 62 degrees central, and near 59 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 28%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 28%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 40%, and the dew point is near 35 degrees. Winds are variable at 3 mph with gusts at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northeast at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 62 degrees at Huntington and Charleston. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Wheeling.

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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Medium & Long Range Outlook For West Virginia
                           W VIRGINIA                                                                     
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   MAR 24-28 MAR 26-APR 1    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:     Normal       Normal     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      

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Almanac Information

Monday March 19, 2018 the 78th Day of Year

Declination -0.160000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:30 EDT Set 18:37 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:32 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:04 EDT Ends 19:02 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

Timberline Lodge reported 246 inches of snow on the ground, a record for
the state of Oregon. (The Weather Channel)
Suffocating dust storms occurred frequently in southeastern Colorado
between the 12th and the 25th of the month. Six people died, and many
livestock starved or suffocated. Up to six feet of dust covered the ground.
Schools were closed, and many rural homes were deserted by tenants. (The
Weather Channel)
The second heavy snowstorm in just three days hit Boston. Nearby Blue Hill
received 19.5 inches contributing to their snowiest March of record. (David

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