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CUCURBIT DOWNY MILDEW ipmPIPE

 

Cucurbit Downy Mildew Forecasts - Wednesday, April 12, 2017
 

*** Epidemic Update - 27 March: New report from FL. CDM has been confirmed in Manatee County, FL. Please view the Epidemic History for details. ***

*** Epidemic Update - 8 March: First reports from FL. CDM has been confirmed in Citrus County and Miami-Dade County, FL. Please view the Epidemic History for details. ***

 

Regional Weather: lower Southeast U.S.

Mostly dry. A cold front enters the outskirts of the region today and then stalls / lifts out to the north. Very little rain is expected with this front, most of it staying to the north and west of the lower Southeast. Instead, the better chance of showers is in southern FL (today), with a lesser chance just to the north. Highs in the 80s, lows in the 50s and 60s.

 

OUTLOOK:

Overview: Epidemic spread unlikely. The environmental conditions support a small measure of risk in portions of FL on Wednesday. Unfavorable conditions return for Thursday. Transport events track to the WSW / southwest, posing no threat to other regions.

Risk prediction map for Day 1: Wednesday, April 12

Low Risk to southern FL and west-central FL. Minimal Risk to cucurbits elsewhere.

Risk prediction map for Day 2: Thursday, April 13

Minimal Risk to cucurbits.

Forecaster: TK at NCSU for the Cucurbit ipmPIPE - 2017