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Regional Weather Story 
National Weather Service Taunton MA 
420 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017 

...Unseasonably warm temperatures will continue into Wednesday...

After another mid summer day with temperatures well up into the 80s 
Southern New England will have another warm and muggy night. 
Overnight low temperatures settle back into the low to mid 60s.

Tuesday may not by as warm as the past few days, but still 10 to 15 
degrees warmer than normal for the last week of September mostly in 
the lower 80s. Coastal areas will have local onshore breezes keeping 
highs in the 70s. 

It will turn slightly cooler for mid to late week. A cold front will 
approach southern New England during Wednesday afternoon and trigger 
scattered showers. The cold front will slowly move through southern 
New England on Thursday. Meanwhile, Hurricane Maria will bring 
swells to the south coast, but her center is expected to pass well 
southeast of New England late in the week.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For SOUTHERN WORCESTER County


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Regional Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN WORCESTER County
Issued at

300 AM EDT TUE SEP 26 2017
SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND AND NY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BOSTON         FOG       64  64 100 CALM      30.05F VSB 1/4          
WORCESTER      CLEAR     65  62  90 W6        30.07F                  
NANTUCKET      FOG       64  64 100 CALM      30.02S VSB 1/4          
PROVIDENCE     CLOUDY    68  68 100 CALM      30.05F                  
HARTFORD       PTCLDY    66  64  93 SW3       30.04F                  
ALBANY         CLOUDY    68  66  93 CALM      30.03S                  
NEW YORK CITY  CLOUDY    70  66  87 S6        30.04S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Massachusetts
Based on observations at 300am EDT, Tuesday September 26, 2017

Across Massachusetts...temperatures are near 62 degrees west, near 65 degrees central, and near 64 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fog west, clear central, and fog east. In the west, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Visibility is less than one mile west and east. Winds are calm west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to fog. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to fog. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 0650 degrees at NAntucket. The lowest temperature is 62 degrees at Provincetown, Pittsfield, North Adams, and Bedford.


Hazardous Weather Outlook For SOUTHERN WORCESTER County,MA

140 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Patchy dense fog late at night and early morning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Patchy dense fog late at night and early morning each day.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN WORCESTER County, MA
Issued at 137 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Near steady temperature in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Humid with lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Humid with highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 5 mph, becoming southwest in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Humid with lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
Mostly clear. Highs around 70. Lows in the upper 40s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Massachusetts
                                 MASS                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 OCT 1-OCT 5  OCT 3-OCT 9    SEP       SEP-NOV                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       Normal      Above     Normal                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
SEPTEMBER 26TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1936...
Denver CO was buried under 21.3 inches of snow, 19.4 inches of which fell
in 24 hours. The heavy wet snow snapped trees and wires causing seven
million dollars damage. (26th-27th) (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1950...
Residents of the northeastern U.S. observed a blue sun and a blue moon,
caused by forest fires in British Columbia. (David Ludlum)
...1963...
San Diego CA reached an all-time record high of 111 degrees. Los Angeles
hit 109 degrees. (David Ludlum)
...1970...
Santa Ana winds brought fires to Los Angeles County, and to points south
and east. Half a million acres were consumed by the fires, as were 1000
structures. Twenty firemen were injured. (25th-29th) (The Weather Channel)
...1979...
In the midst of a hot September for Death Valley, California, the afternoon
high was 104 degrees for the second of three days, the coolest afternoon
highs for the month. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Freezing temperatures were reported in the Northern and Central
Appalachians, and the Upper Ohio Valley. The morning low of 27 degrees at
Concord NH tied their record for the date. Temperatures soared into the 90s
in South Dakota. Pierre SD reported an afternoon high of 98 degrees. (The
National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Unseasonably warm weather prevailed across Florida. Afternoon highs of 92
degrees at Apalachicola and 95 degrees at Fort Myers were records for the
date. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Rain spread from the southeastern states across New England overnight. Cape
Hatteras NC reported measurable rainfall for the fourteenth straight day,
with 15.51 inches of rain recorded during that two week period. Phoenix AZ
reported a record high of 108 degrees, and a record 134 days of 100 degree
weather for the year. Afternoon temperatures were only in the 40s over
parts of northwest Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. (The National Weather
Summary)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky