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Regional Hourly Observations For PENDLETON County
200 AM EDT WED MAR 21 2018
EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA PANHANDLE CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS MARTINSBURG LGT SNOW 28 27 96 N7 29.72F FOG WCI 21 PETERSBURG* MIX PCPN 28 26 93 CALM 29.70S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in West Virginia
Based on observations at 200am EDT, Wednesday March 21, 2018
Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 31 degrees north, near 39 degrees central, and near 30 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, light rain central, and light snow south. In the north, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the east at 3 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 39 degrees at Charleston. The lowest temperature is 28 degrees at Petersburg and Martinsburg.
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 PENDLETON County
Hazardous report currently not available
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
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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 26-30 MAR 28-APR 3 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
Wednesday March 21, 2018 the 80th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.620000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:27 EDT Set 18:39 EDT Transit Meridian 12:32 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:01 EDT Ends 19:04 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 21ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1932... A tornado swarm occurred in the Deep South. Between late afternoon and early the next morning severe thunderstorms spawned 31 tornadoes in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee. The tornadoes killed 334 persons and injured 1784 others. Northern Alabama was hardest hit. Tornadoes in Alabama killed 286 persons and caused five million dollars damage. (David Ludlum) ...1952... Severe thunderstorms spawned thirty-one tornadoes across Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky. The tornadoes killed 343 persons and caused 15 million dollars damage. Arkansas and Tennessee each reported thirteen tornadoes. The towns of Judsonia AR and Henderson TN were nearly wiped off the map in what proved to be the worst tornado outbreak of record for Arkansas. A tornado, one and a half miles wide at times, left a church the only undamaged building at Judsonia. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky