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Regional Hourly Observations For UPSHUR 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 200pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018

Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 40 degrees north, near 48 degrees central, and near 49 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. Winds are variable at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 49 degrees at Bluefield. The lowest temperature is 40 degrees at Wheeling and Morgantown.


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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 UPSHUR County,WV

338 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For UPSHUR County, WV
Issued at 1232 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Cold with lows around 30. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast after midnight.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers in the morning. Highs around 40. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the upper 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For West Virginia
                           W VIRGINIA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   NOV 22-26    NOV 24-30    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:     Normal        Above      Below     Normal                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Almanac Information

Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -19.200000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:10 EST Set 17:11 EST
Transit Meridian 12:10 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:42 EST Ends 17:39 EST

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

NOVEMBER 17TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
Ludlum)
...1927...
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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