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Regional Hourly Observations For WESTERN ESSEX County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Massachusetts
Based on observations at 200pm EDT, Tuesday October 23, 2018
Across Massachusetts...temperatures are near 53 degrees west, near 50 degrees central, and near 55 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and light rain east. In the west, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. Winds are from the south at 8 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 9 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 1750 degrees at NAntucket. The lowest temperature is 50 degrees at North Adams and Fitchburg.
Hazardous Weather Outlook For WESTERN ESSEX County,MA
342 AM EDT Tue Oct 23 2018 DAY ONE Today and tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. A significant coastal storm may bring strong winds along the coast on Saturday, with some mixed precipitation possible in the interior. In addition, there is a low risk of splashover this weekend along the east coast of Massachusetts. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For WESTERN ESSEX County, MA
Issued at 115 PM EDT Tue Oct 23 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Massachusetts
MASS --------------------------------------------- 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