Current Warnings

5/20/2020 Cold overnight lows.

"Overnight low temperatures during the next few nights look to become cold enough to cause some concern for growers who reside within locations that typically run colder than surrounding areas in eastern Washington. This is due to an upper low that continues to move into the Pacific Northwest from the northwest..."

4/10/2020 Passing cold front to bring crop damaging temperatures Sat, Sun, Mon nights.

"The purpose of this warning is to explicitly draw attention to the likely crop damaging temperatures that look to be in store for Saturday, Sunday, and Monday nights. Please see the outlook posted on the AgWeatherNet webpage for more specific discussion related to the upcoming weather through next week..."

Recent Warnings

4/1/2020 Widespread cold temperatures for Wed, Thu, and Fri nights with mitigation for tree fruits likely needed

"The cooler than normal temperatures that have prevailed through Washington state over the last few days have been enough to provide cold temperature concern for certain tree fruits through eastern portions of the state. Typically colder locales have been practicing overnight cold temperature mitigation techniques through much of the week already..."

3/12/2020 Cold Air Surge

"A potent cold air surge looks to move into Washington state from the north/northeast beginning Friday afternoon/evening. An arctic airmass of this magnitude is highly unusual for mid-March and the impacts to emerging perennial crops will be especially severe as a result of the recent stretch of mild early-spring weather and warm winter in general..."

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2011 Archived Warnings

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