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Regional Hourly Observations For SUMMERS 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 100am EDT, Wednesday October 24, 2018

Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 43 degrees north, near 41 degrees central, and near 41 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 48 degrees at Martinsburg. The lowest temperature is 32 degrees at Elkins.


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forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For SUMMERS County,WV

320 PM EDT Tue Oct 23 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For SUMMERS County, WV
Issued at 130 AM EDT Wed Oct 24 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 30s. Light and variable winds.

WEDNESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Sunny, cooler with highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 30. North winds around 10 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Light and variable winds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
Rain likely. Highs in the mid 40s. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 40s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Near steady temperature in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Lows in the upper 30s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For West Virginia
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   Temperature:      Below        Above                                            
 Precipitation:      Above        Above                                            

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Almanac Information

Wednesday October 24, 2018 the 297th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -12.070000
Distance 0.999722 AU
Rise 07:44 EDT Set 18:35 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:09 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:18 EDT Ends 19:01 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

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OCTOBER 24TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1785...
A four day rain swelled the Merrimack River in New Hampshire and
Massachusetts to the greatest height of record causing extensive damage to
bridges and mills. (David Ludlum)
...1878...
A hurricane produced widespread damage across North Carolina, Virginia,
Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. At Philadelphia PA, the hurricane
was the worst of record. (David Ludlum)
...1937...
A snow squall in Buffalo NY tied up traffic in six inches of slush. (David
Ludlum)
...1947...
The Bar Harbor holocaust occurred in Maine when forest fires consumed homes
and a medical research institute. The fires claimed 17 lives, and caused
thirty million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
...1951...
Sacramento CA reported a barometric pressure of 29.42 inches, to establish
a record for October. (The Weather Channel)
...1969...
Unseasonably cold air gripped the northeastern U.S. Lows of 10 degrees at
Concord NH and 6 degrees at Albany NY established October records. (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
Snow fell across northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin overnight,
with five inches reported at Poplar Lake MN and Gunflint Trail MN.
Thunderstorm rains caused flash flooding in south central Arizona, with
street flooding reported around Las Vegas NV. Strong northwesterly winds
gusting to 50 mph downed some trees and power lines in western Pennsylvania
and the northern panhandle of West Virginia. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
...1988...
Strong winds circulating around a deep low pressure centered produced snow
squalls in the Great Lakes Region, with six inches reported at Ironwood MI.
Wind gusts to 80 mph were reported at State College PA. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm in the western U.S. produced up to three feet of snow in the
mountains around Lake Tahoe, with 21 inches reported at Donner Summit.
Thunderstorms in northern California produced 3.36 inches of rain at
Redding to establish a 24 hour record for October, and bring their rainfall
total for the month to a record 5.11 inches. Chiefly "Indian Summer" type
weather prevailed across the rest of the nation. Fifteen cities in the
north central U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date as
readings soared into the 70s and 80s. Record highs included 74 degrees at
International Falls MN, and 86 degrees at Yankton SD. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...2001...
A severe weather outbreak occurred across the midwest. A major tornado outbreak 
occurred across parts of Indiana and Ohio. Trees were blown down all across 
eastern Kentucky. At the Hazard Technical College a brick wall was ripped from 
one end of the building and an empty tractor trailer was blown over damaging a 
nearby bulldozer. In Inez, the wind damage was so bad that it closed all 
businesses along main street. (NWS JKL)

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