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CUCURBIT DOWNY MILDEW ipmPIPE

 

Cucurbit Downy Mildew Forecasts - Monday, October 30, 2017
 

*** Epidemic Update - 18 October: First report from IL. CDM has been confirmed in Kankakee County, IL. Please view the Epidemic History for details. ***

*** Epidemic Update - 13 October: First reports from TN and MO. CDM has been confirmed in Cocke County, TN; and Cole County, MO. Please view the Epidemic History for details. ***

 

Regional Weather: Eastern North America

Mostly dry. A new cold front enters the central and eastern U.S. as last week's system ejects into the Northeast / southeast Canada. There is not much precipitation associated with this front. There will be some rain / snow showers in the North, and clouds / rain moving into south-central U.S. on Tuesday. Highs in the 40s to 70s, lows in the 30s to 50s.

 

OUTLOOK:

Overview: Epidemic spread quite unlikely. Any disease development early this week will be limited to locations near the sources toward the western side of the Gulf of Mexico. 

Risk prediction map for Day 1: Monday, October 30

Minimal Risk to cucurbits.

Risk prediction map for Day 2: Tuesday, October 31

Low Risk for cucurbits near the sources in TX and southern LA. Minimal Risk to cucurbits elsewhere.

Forecaster: TK at NCSU for the Cucurbit ipmPIPE - 2017