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Regional Hourly Observations For OHIO County
900 AM EDT THU MAR 22 2018
Northern Panhandle of West Virginia CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS WHEELING FAIR 25 21 85 W8 30.13R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in West Virginia
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 27 degrees north, near 31 degrees central, and near 23 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 32 degrees at Martinsburg. The lowest temperature is 23 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 OHIO County,WV
316 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For OHIO County, WV
Issued at 756 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 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 27-MAR 31 MAR 29-APR 4 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal 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
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 1.010000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:25 EDT Set 18:40 EDT Transit Meridian 12:32 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:00 EDT Ends 19:05 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