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Regional Hourly Observations For WIRT 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 March 20, 2018
Across West Virginia...temperatures are near 49 degrees north, near 47 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, light rain central, and rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are variable at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 8 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are variable at 6 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 50 degrees at Clarksburg. The lowest temperature is 38 degrees at Wheeling.
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 WIRT County,WV
421 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018 WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENINGThis Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia, and portions of central West Virginia, northeast West Virginia, northern West Virginia, southeast West Virginia and southern West Virginia. DAY ONE Tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday. Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information about the following hazards. Winter Storm Watch. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For WIRT County, WV
Issued at 132 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
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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 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal 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
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.220000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:28 EDT Set 18:38 EDT Transit Meridian 12:32 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:03 EDT Ends 19:03 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 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky