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National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
Regional Hourly Observations For NEW CASTLE County
SWR not available
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Delaware
Based on observations at 500am EDT, Thursday May 23, 2019
Across Delaware...temperatures are near 60 degrees north, near 58 degrees central, and near 56 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, not available central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 61%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 56%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 80%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 60 degrees at Wilmington. The lowest temperature is 54 degrees at Salisbury.
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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For NEW CASTLE County,DE
359 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019 DAY ONE Today and tonight. Some thunderstorms this afternoon and evening could be severe. The primary hazard with any severe storms is expected to be damaging winds, but severe hail is possible as well. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday. The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather conditions according to standard operating procedures.
7-Day Forecast For NEW CASTLE County, DE
Issued at 330 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Delaware
DELAWARE --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5 JUN JUN-AUG ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above 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
/////////////////// MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1878... An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville) ...1882... An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1953... The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of May. (The Weather Channel) ...2000... An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky