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|Weather Synopsis For Kentucky|
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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 300pm EDT, Friday October 09, 2015
From the UK Agricultural Weather Center, here is your Ag weather synopsis.
Updated Friday Evening, October 9, 2015
...Interruptions To Field Activities Expected Today; Turning Cooler...
Look for a cold front to continue progressing across the region through the evening hours, leading to numerous showers and a few storms. Some activity may linger into tomorrow morning across the southeast, before clouds clear through the day. Highs will be much cooler tomorrow with highs typically in the mid 60s to around 70. Clear skies that night will give way to lows in the 40s.
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: October 5, 2015 Issue: 31-15 Agricultural News: Kentucky experienced below normal temperatures and above normal rainfall over the past week. Precipitation for the week totaled 1.82 inches, 1.02 inches above normal. Temperatures averaged 62 degrees for the week, 1 degree below normal. Topsoil moisture was rated 7 percent very short, 31 percent short, 57 percent adequate and 5 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture was rated 7 percent very short, 30 percent short, 59 percent adequate, and 4 percent surplus. Days suitable for fieldwork averaged 4.0 out of a possible seven. 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