WEDNESDAY WEATHER : Sunny & Hot! : Watching Hanna By Friday : And, More Tropical Depressions?


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Forecast By Tommy Stafford – Nelson County Life Magazine

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Dawn’s Early Light In The Rockfish Valley
Nellysford, Virginia

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-Fall Mums – come get some color!

-Broccoli & Cabbage starts for your fall garden.

-Delfosse Wine Tasting is Thursday September 18th from 5-8 PM – In October it’s every Thursday in celebration of Virginia Wine Month!

-Scheduling Hay Rides & Pumpkin Picking Day Trips for school and daycare groups.

Homestead Creamery milk available in the farm market at a.m. Fog. This is the real thing in those familiar glass bottles. It gets delivered fresh every Wednesday! And don’t forget the butter too!

5lb bag local potatoes $4

Oyster Mushrooms picked daily!!

Local Fresh Picked Apples
(sad to say peaches are done for the year)

Newly In…Sorgham Molasses from Kentucky. From all accounts GOOOODDDDD STUFF.

Silver King Corn until early-mid September. $5 per dozen.
Bi-Color corn still available & delicious.

FIREWOOD, it IS time for that already!!

You can always visit them on the web at or call ’em at 540-456-7100

Rainfall totals as of 11:59 PM EDT Tuesday night:

TUESDAY High / Low at NCL-Nelson County Life Magazine in the Rockfish Valley : 92°/54° – RAIN : 0.00″ – YTD: 20.10″
TUESDAY High / Low at NCL-TWNF on Devil’s Knob @ Wintergreen Mountain : 80°/56° – RAIN 0.00″ – YTD: 28.18″
TUESDAY High / Low at NCL-Hatcreek Farm on Horseshoe Mountain @ Roseland, VA : 88°/55°– RAIN : 0.04″ – YTD: 26.56″
TUESDAY High / Low at NCL-Tiger Fuel @ Lovingston, VA : 88°/56° – RAIN : 0.00″ – YTD: 24.74″
TUESDAY High / Low at NCL-Delfosse Winery & Vineyard @ Faber, VA : 88°/61° – RAIN : 0.00″ EST – YTD: 20.25″

Don’t forget the Crutchfield Electronics Recycling truck that will be at the RVCC this coming Saturday on September 6th from 9 AM to 3 PM. That’s the same day as the pancake breakfast. For this one day only, Crutchfield is waiving the normal small fee for you to get rid of most any electronics. Nelson County Life, The RVCC & Crutchfield have all teamed up to bring the truck to Nelson for this one special day. They tell me pretty much anything with a corded plug qualifies! Click on the Crutchfield image on the upper left of your screen under the cover photo to learn more.

5 Day Forecast Prediction For Hanna

We continue watching Hanna out in the Atlantic. She’s been going back and forth between a tropical storm and a hurricane over the past couple of days. Right now the track has Hanna coming ashore Friday morning somewhere around the NE part of Florida upward to near SC. That will be updated as we get closer to the weekend. Then over the next day or so Hanna should migrate northward over Virginia by Saturday morning. If that track continues, then we’ll have a pretty good shot at some more rain, some possibly heavy. But any slight variation in the course of the storm could change all of that.

There’s tons of other tropical activity taking place right now including several new disturbances out in the Atlantic. It’s probable that some other than Hanna will affect the U.S. in the coming days. You can see them all by clicking here.

The nice, but hot, weather continues until Friday when chances for thunderstorms associated with Hanna may arrive.

Eastern U.S. Regional Current Surface Map via wunderground

Looking 12-24 Hours Ahead

Your Nelson County Life custom area forecast including: Lake Monocan, Arrington, Crozet, Humpback Rocks.

WEDNESDAY: Sunny and continued hot!
* Highs Valley: 91-94°
*On the mountains: 77-80°
*Winds: L & V becoming S in the afternoon.
*OVERNIGHT: Clear & cool. Lows valley: 55-58° : Mountains: 57-60° : Winds: S-5 MPH becoming L & V

THURSDAY: Sunny slightly warmer.
* Highs Valley: 92-95°
*On the mountains: 78-81°
*Winds: SW-5 MPH
*OVERNIGHT: Partly cloudy & mild. Lows valley: 61-64° : Mountains: 59-62° : Winds: L & V


FRI: Mostly Cloudy T-Storm 78/61
SAT: Mostly Cloudy T-Storm 81/67
SUN: Partly Sunny 84/67
MON: Sunny 81/63
TUE: Partly Sunny T-Storm 81/63

All mountain temperatures in the extended period roughly 10-15 degrees cooler than those listed in the valley for afternoon highs.

Have a great Wednesday!


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