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|Weather Synopsis For Kentucky|
|Current Weather-Related Press Releases | Crop Status & Current USDA's Kentucky Weather & Crop Report|
From the Agricultural Weather Center, in the University of Kentucky, College of
Agriculture, Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering Department... here is your Ag
Weather Synopsis for Kentucky compiled by Meteorologist Matt Dixon and
Research & Extension Agricultural Meteorologist and Director of the UK Ag
Weather Center, Tom Priddy ... To send us questions/comments, click here!
|Current Weather Related Press Releases here.|
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Kentucky|
Based on observations at 200am EST, Tuesday December 01, 2015
From the UK Agricultural Weather Center, here is your Ag weather synopsis.
Updated Monday Evening, November 30, 2015
...Wet Weather Continues For The Bluegrass State...
The state has averaged over an inch of rainfall over the past few days with higher values across Western Kentucky. Look for this wet pattern to continue through tomorrow evening and overnight, before dry conditions take over for the remainder of the week. Widespread light to moderate activity is anticipated once again. Most of the rainfall is expected across South-central and Eastern Kentucky, where new totals of 1 to 2+ inches are possible. Some minor flooding could be possible in low lying areas.
Specific and detailed weather forecast information is available in your precision agriculture, lawn and garden forecast.
Specific and detailed farm-by-farm weather forecast information is available in your Point Ag Forecast. Current Conditions Kentucky, U.S.
The UK PointAgCast is available for Kentucky and the entire nation here!
View the webcast here . or
click for West, Central or East for the 7-day text forecast. Or next 48 hrs here.
Click here to see the forecast locations for rain, snow and a winter mix in Kentucky.
Click here to see the forecast temperatures for Kentucky.
Across the Commonwealth...
This week in Kentucky's growing season
USDA's Kentucky Crop and Weather Report Released: November 23, 2015 Issue: 38-15 Agricultural News: Kentucky experienced above normal temperatures and precipitation over the past week. Precipitation for the week totaled 1.68 inches, 0.70 inches above normal. Temperatures averaged 49 degrees for the week, 3 degrees above normal. Topsoil moisture was rated 2 percent very short, 10 percent short, 75 percent adequate and 13 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture was rated 1 percent very short, 14 percent short, 77 percent adequate, and 8 percent surplus. Days suitable for fieldwork averaged 4.1 out of a possible seven. Grain harvest is winding down with unharvested corn and soybean fields in need of dry conditions or frozen ground to allow combines to get back in fields. Tobacco stripping is progressing well with some reports of fat stems. Pastures are holding steady at mostly good to fair condition. More here.
All temperature and rainfall maps, tables and summaries ... here....
Summary of Kentucky Mesonet & NWS Weather Stations for various time periods for entire state:
Kentucky Crop Calendar Here.
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky