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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 100am EDT, Tuesday May 22, 2018

Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 67 degrees north, near 67 degrees central, and near 64 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, mostly cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog central. Winds are from the south at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 70 degrees at Martinsburg. The lowest temperature is 64 degrees at Lewisburg and Bluefield.


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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

420 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

An isolated severe thunderstorm will be possible early this evening.
Damaging winds and large hail are the primary threats.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to Standard Operating Procedures.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For UPSHUR County, WV
Issued at 133 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
Showers likely. Near steady temperature in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers likely. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms, mainly in the morning. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph, becoming east after midnight.

THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For West Virginia
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
               MAY 27-MAY 31 MAY 29-JUN 4    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal      Below      Above                      

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Almanac Information

Tuesday May 22, 2018 the 142th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.570000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:08 EDT Set 20:36 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:22 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:39 EDT Ends 21:05 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

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MAY 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1876...
Denver CO was drenched with 6.53 inches of rain in 24 hours, an all-time
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1911...
The temperature at Lewiston ME soared to 101 degrees. It was the hottest
temperature ever recorded in New England during the month of May. (David
Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of
Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the
structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in
the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through
adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)


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