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Regional Hourly Observations For APPLING County
Issued at 1100 PM EST WED DEC 13 2017

SAVANNAH ARPT  CLEAR     43  26  51 SW7       29.95S                  
HUNTER AAF     CLEAR     43  27  53 SW7       29.93F                  
FORT STEWART   CLEAR     37  29  73 CALM      29.93S                  
STATESBORO     CLEAR     44  21  39 SW5       29.92F                  
SYLVANIA       CLEAR     43  27  54 SW5       29.92S                  
CLAXTON        FAIR      42  29  60 CALM      29.94R                  

THOMSON        CLEAR     40  19  43 W6        29.92R WCI  36          
AUGUSTA-BUSH   CLEAR     38  21  50 SW3       29.87S                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL CLEAR     44  19  36 SW6       29.87R                  
SWAINSBORO     FAIR      43  25  49 NW5       29.91F                  
VIDALIA        CLEAR     41  28  60 SW6       29.94S                  
EASTMAN        FAIR      43  13  30 CALM      29.95F                  
HAZLEHURST     FAIR      44  14  29 SW8       29.94S                  
ALMA           CLEAR     44  29  55 SW9       29.96R                  
WAYCROSS       CLOUDY    44  30  59 W8        29.97S                  
JESUP          NOT AVBL                                               
BAXLEY         FAIR      43  27  52 SW6       29.95S                  
BRUNSWICK      CLEAR     43  30  61 SW9       29.98S                  
SAINT SIMONS   CLEAR     48  34  58 SW13      29.97F                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1100pm EST, Wednesday December 13, 2017

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 44 degrees north, near 43 degrees central, and near 43 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, clear central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 40%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 43%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the west at 13 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 48 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 29 degrees at Cartersville.

Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For APPLING County
Hazardous report currently not available
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7-Day Forecast For APPLING County, GA
Issued at 147 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 mph.

Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 60s.

Warmer. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 50s.

Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 70s.

Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 50s.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 60s.

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 40s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

ETA Surface Forecast Maps, AVN 6-Panel Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 19-23    DEC 21-27    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      Below                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Wednesday December 13, 2017 the 347th Day of Year

Declination -23.210000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:30 EST Set 17:29 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:03 EST Ends 17:56 EST

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

A heavy snowstorm kicked off the snowiest winter in modern records for
western New England. (The Weather Channel)
Record cold weather gripped the nation. The low temperature in Lexington, KY 
fell to -6 degrees (record low on this date), -3 at Covington and -3 at Paducah. 
Severe cold conditions went as far south as Florida with a hard freeze. Morning 
lows reached 35 degrees at Miami, 18 degrees at Tampa, and 12 degrees at 
Jacksonville. It was the coldest December weather of the 20th century and caused 
millions of dollars damage to crops and foliage. In Georgia, the morning low of 
9 degrees below zero at Blairsville established a state record for the month of 
A major winter storm produced high winds and heavy snow in the Southern
Rockies and the Southern High Plains. Snowfall totals in New Mexico ranged
up to 25 inches at Cedar Crest, with up to three feet of snow reported in
the higher elevations. Winds of 75 mph, with gusts to 124 mph, were
reported northeast of Albuquerque NM. El Paso TX was buried under 22.4
inches of snow, including a single storm record of 16.8 inches in 24 hours.
The snowfall total surpassed their previous record for an entire winter
season of 18.4 inches. Record cold was experienced the next three nights as
readings dipped into the single numbers. High winds ushering unseasonably
cold air into the southwestern U.S. gusted to 100 mph at Grapevine CA. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Low pressure off the Atlantic coast produced up to a foot of snow in
eastern Nassau County and western Suffolk County of southeastern New York
State. Mild weather prevailed across the western half of the country. Nine
cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including Goodland
KS with a reading of 74 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Strong northwesterly winds, ushering bitterly cold arctic air into the
central U.S., produced squalls with heavy snow in the Great Lakes Region.
Snowfall totals in Upper Michigan ranged up to 24 inches at Manistique.
Nine cities in Arkansas and Texas reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico Rock AR with a reading of 4 degrees above zero.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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