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CUCURBIT DOWNY MILDEW ipmPIPE

 

Cucurbit Downy Mildew Forecasts - Monday, June 5, 2017
 

*** Epidemic Update - 15 May: First report from GA. CDM has been confirmed in Echols County, GA. Please view the Epidemic History for details. ***

*** Epidemic Update - 10 May: New report from FL. CDM has been confirmed in Hillsborough County, FL. Please view the Epidemic History for details. ***

 

Regional Weather: Southern U.S.

Active weather. An assortment of surface features will combine to produce copious clouds and widespread rain over the South early this week. The last of these, a cold front moving down from the central U.S., settles near the Gulf Coast Tuesday night. Highs mostly in the 80s, lows in the 60s and 70s.

 

OUTLOOK:

Overview: Epidemic spread likely in the lower Southeast. Favorable conditions for epidemic spread are persisting through the early-week period. Transport events out of the Southeast move northeast Monday, north or northeast Tuesday. Some localized disease development is possible in southern TX.

Risk prediction map for Day 1: Monday, June 5

HIGH Risk for the FL peninsula, southern GA, and southern SC. Low Risk for cucurbits in northeast SC and deep south TX. Minimal Risk to cucurbits otherwise.

Risk prediction map for Day 2: Tuesday, June 6

HIGH Risk for the FL peninsula, the eastern panhandle, southeast AL, and southern GA. Minimal Risk to cucurbits elsewhere.

Forecaster: TK at NCSU for the Cucurbit ipmPIPE - 2017