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Today it is clear sky in Ashburn

7 Day Forecast In Ashburn

  • 16:00
    clear sky - 13°
    Humidity - 36%
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  • 17:00
    scattered clouds - 12°
    Humidity - 50%
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  • 18:00
    scattered clouds - 13°
    Humidity - 55%
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  • 19:00
    clear sky - 14°
    Humidity - 56%
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  • 20:00
    clear sky - 14°
    Humidity - 58%
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  • 21:00
    clear sky - 14°
    Humidity - 60%
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  • 22:00
    few clouds - 13°
    Humidity - 63%
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  • 23:00
    scattered clouds - 11°
    Humidity - 66%
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  • 00:00
    few clouds - 11°
    Humidity - 68%
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  • 01:00
    few clouds - 11°
    Humidity - 72%
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  • 02:00
    few clouds - 10°
    Humidity - 75%
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  • 03:00
    few clouds - 9°
    Humidity - 79%
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  • 04:00
    scattered clouds - 8°
    Humidity - 80%
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  • 05:00
    scattered clouds - 9°
    Humidity - 79%
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  • 06:00
    broken clouds - 8°
    Humidity - 78%
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  • 07:00
    broken clouds - 6°
    Humidity - 79%
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  • 08:00
    broken clouds - 4°
    Humidity - 76%
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  • 09:00
    broken clouds - 3°
    Humidity - 78%
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  • 10:00
    broken clouds - 2°
    Humidity - 79%
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  • 11:00
    scattered clouds - 2°
    Humidity - 82%
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  • 12:00
    scattered clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 86%
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  • 13:00
    clear sky - 2°
    Humidity - 81%
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  • 14:00
    clear sky - 3°
    Humidity - 75%
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  • 15:00
    clear sky - 4°
    Humidity - 70%
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  • 16:00
    clear sky - 5°
    Humidity - 65%
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  • 17:00
    clear sky - 6°
    Humidity - 60%
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  • 18:00
    clear sky - 7°
    Humidity - 56%
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  • 19:00
    clear sky - 8°
    Humidity - 54%
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  • 20:00
    clear sky - 8°
    Humidity - 53%
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  • 21:00
    clear sky - 8°
    Humidity - 53%
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  • 22:00
    clear sky - 7°
    Humidity - 57%
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  • 23:00
    clear sky - 5°
    Humidity - 68%
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  • 00:00
    clear sky - 3°
    Humidity - 74%
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  • 01:00
    broken clouds - 3°
    Humidity - 77%
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  • 02:00
    overcast clouds - 2°
    Humidity - 79%
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  • 03:00
    broken clouds - 2°
    Humidity - 80%
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  • 04:00
    broken clouds - 2°
    Humidity - 82%
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  • 05:00
    broken clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 84%
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  • 06:00
    broken clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 86%
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  • 07:00
    broken clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 86%
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  • 08:00
    overcast clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 87%
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  • 09:00
    overcast clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 86%
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  • 10:00
    overcast clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 85%
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  • 11:00
    overcast clouds - 1°
    Humidity - 86%
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  • 12:00
    overcast clouds - 0°
    Humidity - 89%
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  • 13:00
    overcast clouds - 2°
    Humidity - 82%
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  • 14:00
    scattered clouds - 4°
    Humidity - 71%
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  • 15:00
    scattered clouds - 5°
    Humidity - 63%
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Aim:

  • To maintain grass height.
  • Helps produce a dense sward.
  • Removes organic debris from pitch surface.

Method:

Use mower with sharpen and correctly adjusted blades.

Timing:

All year round.

Effects of Incorrect Procedure:

  • Reduce playability.
  • Build up of organic matter in pitch surface.
  • Damage to grass plant.
  • Possible occurrence of disease.
  • Visible scarring of surface.

Equipment:

  • Pedestrian cylinder mower
  • Ride-on cylinder mower.
  • Rotary mower.
  • Flail mower.

Practical Tips:

  • Only trained staff/volunteers should be allowed to complete this task.
  • Best completed when grass is dry and frost-free.
  • When mowing it is good practice to change direction of cut each operation.
  • Mower blades should be sharp and setup correctly.