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Regional Hourly Observations For INLAND SUSSEX County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Delaware
Based on observations at 800pm EDT, Friday June 22, 2018
Across Delaware...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 66 degrees central, and near 68 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light rain north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 88%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southeast at 12 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the northeast at 13 mph with gusts at 23 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the east at 12 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 69 degrees at Ocean City. The lowest temperature is 64 degrees at Wilmington.
NOWCAST For INLAND SUSSEX County: 0-6 Hour Forecast
Issued at 401 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018
.NOW... Rain showers will continue to move northward through our region into this evening. While rain will be light in most areas, some periods of moderate to heavy rain are possible. Rainfall amounts will generally be around a tenth of an inch or less with localized amounts around one quarter to one half of an inch in heavier showers.
Hazardous Weather Outlook For INLAND SUSSEX County,DE
331 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight. Minor coastal flooding is possible with the late afternoon high tide cycle today. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday. Thunderstorms Saturday afternoon and evening could produce locally damaging winds and torrential downpours. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather conditions according to standard operating procedures.
7-Day Forecast For INLAND SUSSEX County, DE
Issued at 630 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Delaware
DELAWARE --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUN 28-JUL 2 JUN 30-JUL 6 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Below Normal Normal Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
///////////////////////// JUNE 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1947... Twelve inches of rain fell in forty-two minutes at Holt MO establishing a world rainfall record. That record was tied on January 24-25, 1956, at the Kilauea Sugar Plantation in Hawaii, as their state record was established with 38 inches of rain in 24 hours. (The Weather Channel) ...1972... Hurricane Agnes deluged Pennsylvania and New York State with torrential rains resulting in the most costly flood in U.S. history. In the Middle Susquehanna Valley of Pennsylvania, 24 hour rainfall amounts were generally 8 to 12 inches, with up to 19 inches in extreme southwestern Schuylkill County. At Wilkes-Barre PA the dike was breached destroying much of the town. Flooding resulted in 117 deaths and 3.1 billion dollars damage. (David Ludlum) ...1981... A young woman from Lubbock TX was struck by lightning. The bolt of lightning struck just above her right shoulder near her neck, and passed right to left through her body, tearing her warm-ups, causing her tennis shoes to explode, and lifting her two feet into the air. (The Weather Channel) ...1992... Record cold prevailed in the eastern U.S. with 67 low temperature records for the date tied or broken. Indianapolis, Indiana dipped to 37 degrees to set a new all-time record low temperature for June and the coldest summer temperature ever. In sharp contrast, it was a furnace in the Pacific Northwest with Eugene and Medford, Oregon setting new all-time record high temperatures for June with 102 and 111 degrees, respectively.
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky