A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
800 PM EDT FRI JUN 22 2018 Southern New England In CT CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS Bradley Intl MOCLDY 71 52 50 SE12 30.02R Hartford FAIR 69 58 67 S8 30.02R Danbury FAIR 67 58 72 E7 30.02F Wtrbury/Oxford FAIR 66 57 72 SE5 30.04R Norwalk Harbor N/A 64 N/A N/A E13 N/A Bridgeport MOCLDY 66 61 84 SE7 30.03R Meriden FAIR 67 57 70 SE6 30.03R New Haven FAIR 64 60 87 E12G17 30.03S Chester FAIR 61 59 94 VRB3 30.05S Groton FAIR 62 57 83 E6 30.04S Willimantic FAIR 68 59 73 S7 30.05R In RI CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS Providence MOCLDY 65 46 50 S8 30.06S Block Island FAIR 61 54 77 E8 30.06S Westerly FAIR 64 57 78 NE5 30.06R In MA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS Boston CLOUDY 69 48 47 S14 30.05R Worcester FAIR 65 54 67 S9 30.06R Westfield FAIR 70 52 52 S7 30.01R Provincetown FAIR 64 50 60 S8 30.08R Nantucket FAIR 59 48 67 E9 30.07R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Rhode Island
Based on observations at 800pm EDT, Friday June 22, 2018
Across Rhode Island...temperatures are near 62 degrees north, near 65 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 50%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 65 degrees at Providence. The lowest temperature is 62 degrees at Smithfield.
Hazardous Weather Outlook For EASTERN KENT County,RI
347 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018 DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday. A few strong thunderstorms with gusty winds and brief heavy rainfall are possible Sunday afternoon and evening, mainly northwest of a Boston to Providence line. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For EASTERN KENT County, RI
Issued at 715 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Rhode Island
RHODE IS --------------------------------------------- 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 Below Normal .... 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