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Regional Hourly Observations For NEW CASTLE 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 200pm EDT, Tuesday Octowil 23, 2018
Across Delaware...temperatures are near 66 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 70 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. Winds are from the west at 12 mph with gusts at 22 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 14 mph with gusts at 22 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 8 mph with gusts at 18 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 68 degrees at Wallops Island, Salisbury, Ocean City, and Dover. The lowest temperature is 66 degrees at Wilmington.
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
405 AM EDT Tue Oct 23 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. There is potential for frost or freeze conditions on Thursday night in areas where the growing season continues. A coastal low is expected to affect the region this weekend. Considerable uncertainty remains in the timing and track of the low and resultant sensible weather impacts to the area. However, there is potential for strong winds, coastal flooding, and heavy rain, which may result in localized freshwater flooding. Stay tuned to the latest forecasts. 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 1230 PM EDT Tue Oct 23 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Delaware
DELAWARE --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Normal Precipitation: Above 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
///////////////////////// OCTOBER 23RD HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1761... A hurricane struck southeastern New England. It was the most violent in thirty years. Thousands of trees blocked roads in Massachsuetts and Rhode Island. (David Ludlum) ...1843... "Indian Summer" was routed by cold and snow that brought sleighing from the Poconos to Vermont. A foot of snow blanketed Haverhill NH and Newberry VT, and 18 to 24 inches were reported in some of the higher elevations. Snow stayed on the ground until the next spring. (22nd-23rd) (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thirteen cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. It marked the sixth record low of the month for Greer SC and Columbia SC, and the ninth of the month for Montgomery AL. Showers and thunderstorms deluged Corpus Christi TX with five inches of rain. Winnemucca NV reported their first measurable rain in ninety-two days, while Yakima WA reported a record 96 days in a row without measurable rainfall. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Denver CO reported their first freeze of the autumn, and Chicago IL reported their first snow. In Texas, afternoon highs of 93 degrees at Austin and San Antonio were records for the date. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... A storm moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain and high winds to the Central Pacific Coast Region. High winds in Nevada gusted to 67 mph at Reno, and thunderstorms around Redding CA produced wind gusts to 66 mph. Locally heavy rains in the San Francisco area caused numerous mudslides, adding insult to injury for earthquake victims. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky