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Regional Hourly Observations For BLECKLEY County
Issued at 700 PM EDT THU MAR 22 2018

AUGUSTA-BUSH   FAIR      60  23  24 NW13      30.13R                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL FAIR      60  23  24 NW13G20   30.14R                  
COLUMBUS       FAIR      62  22  21 NW16G24   30.22R                  
MACON          FAIR      60  23  24 NW15      30.19R                  
ROBINS AFB     CLEAR     60  25  26 N16       30.18R                  

LAGRANGE*      FAIR      59  28  29 NW15G21   30.24R                  
SYLVANIA*      FAIR      61  30  31 NW12G20   30.13R                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR      59  28  31 NW14G23   30.18R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 700pm EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 56 degrees north, near 60 degrees central, and near 60 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 31%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 24%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 26%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 17 mph with gusts at 25 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are variable at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 63 degrees at Vidalia, Bainbridge, and Albany. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Gainesville.

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 BLECKLEY County,GA

1200 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight  

High Fire Danger conditions are expected this afternoon and evening 
for much of central Georgia as well as portions of northeast 
Georgia. Relative humidity values will drop to 25 percent or less in 
combination with 10 to 15 mph winds and gusts of 20 to 25 mph.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For BLECKLEY County, GA
Issued at 310 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018

Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. light and variable winds shifting to the south after midnight.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs 70 to 76. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.

Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.

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 
                MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      

....  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

Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year

Declination 1.010000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:35 EDT Set 18:49 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:12 EDT Ends 19:12 EDT

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 spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as
Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was
described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude".
(22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107
lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum)
Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The
Weather Channel)

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