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.SYNOPSIS... A SERIES OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL KEEP PERIODIC SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES THE REST OF THE WEEK.
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Regional Hourly Observations For WETZEL 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 1000pm EST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 65 degrees north, near 66 degrees central, and near 58 degrees south. Current sky conditions are not available north, not available central, and not available south. In the north, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 51 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. Winds are from the south at 5 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to not available. Winds are from the south at 9 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to not available. Winds are from the south at 6 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to not available. 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 66 degrees at and Charleston. The lowest temperature is 46 degrees at 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 WETZEL County,WV

156 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Heavy rain is possible again Friday through Sunday. There is the 
potential for flooding.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For WETZEL County, WV
Issued at 902 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Unseasonably warm. Near steady temperature in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably warm with highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mainly clear. Mild. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers in the morning, then cloudy with showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Much cooler with lows in the lower 40s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers. Much cooler with highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Considerable cloudiness with a 50 percent chance of showers. Mild. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Considerable cloudiness. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Warmer with highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Mild. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers likely. Unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers, mild. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY
Considerable cloudiness. Showers, mainly in the morning. Unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Mild. Lows around 40. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Mild. Highs in the mid 50s.

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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 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Below     Normal      Above                      

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

Monday February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.920000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:10 EST Set 18:09 EST
Transit Meridian 12:39 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:44 EST Ends 18:35 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

FEBRUARY 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1871...
A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
...1884...
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
Ludlum)
...1888...
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky