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Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
416 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019
Low pressure over the Great Lakes will pull a warm front north
through the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic region this morning, then
bring a cold front into Virginia and the Carolinas tonight and
Friday. Another low, taking a similar track across the northern
United States, will repeat the pattern Saturday through Monday.
Temperatures will run 10 to 15 degrees warmer than normal into
early next week.
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Regional Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND County
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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Virginia
Based on observations at 400am EDT, Thursday May 23, 2019
Across Virginia...temperatures are near 61 degrees north, near 59 degrees central, and near 68 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the south at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 68 degrees at Danville. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Roanoke.
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI),
Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For WESTMORELAND County,VA
408 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019
DAY ONE Today and tonight.
A few thunderstorms are expected across the Northern Neck and Lower
Maryland Eastern Shore late this afternoon and evening. Some
thunderstorms will have the potential to produce strong wind gusts
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday.
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For WESTMORELAND County, VA
447 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019
Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms early this afternoon. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms late. Warmer with highs in the upper 80s. Southwest
winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
TONIGHT Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear with a slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the
upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
FRIDAY Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 10 to
FRIDAY NIGHT Clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
SATURDAY Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
SATURDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.
SUNDAY Partly sunny. Highs around 90.
SUNDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 30 percent.
MEMORIAL DAY Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
TUESDAY Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning.
Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.
WEDNESDAY Partly sunny. Highs around 90.
12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps,
TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast,
Day 1 Precip,
Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Virginia
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5 JUN JUN-AUG
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Temperature: Above Above Above Above
Precipitation: Normal Above Normal Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Thursday May 23, 2019 the 143th Day of Year
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:00 EDT Set 20:27 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:12 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:31 EDT Ends 20:56 EDT
Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
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)
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
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)
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