Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Latest outlook shows more wet conditions for March 2019

The latest climate outlook for March 2019, released today, shows that while the predictions of temperature for March show only a slight tendency towards warmer than normal conditions in Florida and equal chances of below, near or above normal temperatures elsewhere, the chances of wetter than normal conditions are good…
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Seasonal rains this week

The latest 7-day QPF map shows that rainfall for the next week should be seasonal, with most areas receiving between half an inch and 1.5 inches of rain. The driest part of the region will be a band stretching from Alabama to South Carolina along the coastal plain, with higher…
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Heavy rain expected for northern parts of the region this week

The latest 7-day QPF forecast shows that heavy rain of up to seven inches (or perhaps more in a few isolated places) is expected to occur over the next week over the northern part of the Southeast. The heaviest rain will fall in the Tuesday through Thursday period, but rain is expected almost every day. By comparison, the southern part of the region will see little to no rain at all as it is bypassed by the storms.

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Warm and dry conditions this week

The latest 7-day QPF map shows that we can expect mostly dry conditions over the next seven days. The rain that does fall will be mainly confined to the northwest edge of our region, as the main storm track puts rain through the Ohio River Valley to our northwest. The…
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