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Regional Hourly Observations For BULLOCH County
Issued at 100 PM EDT SUN MAY 27 2018

...Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Savannah Arpt  CLOUDY    81  69  67 SE17      29.96F                  
Hunter AAF     FAIR      79  71  76 SE13G21   29.94S                  
Fort Stewart   PTSUNNY   77  70  78 E14G21    29.93F                  
Statesboro     PTSUNNY   80  69  68 SE8       29.95S                  
Sylvania       PTSUNNY   85  71  63 E6        29.96F HX  90           
Claxton        LGT RAIN  78  74  86 E3        29.95F                  

...CSRA, Central and far Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Thomson        FAIR      80  67  65 S7        30.03F                  
Augusta-Bush   PTSUNNY   83  70  64 E6        29.97F                  
Augusta-Daniel FAIR      82  68  62 SE7       29.99F                  
Swainsboro     PTSUNNY   82  70  65 E9        29.96F                  
Vidalia        CLOUDY    73  68  83 E9        29.95R                  
Eastman        FAIR      85  59  41 E13       29.94F                  
Hazlehurst       N/A     76  70  81 E9        29.92F                  
Alma           CLOUDY    76  69  79 E7        29.91F                  
Waycross       RAIN      75  72  90 E13       29.91F                  
Jesup          RAIN      77  69  75 E10G18    29.93F                  
Baxley         RAIN      70  70 100 E10G25    29.93S                  
Brunswick      LGT RAIN  73  70  88 E14G22    29.93F                  
Saint Simons   LGT RAIN  75  71  87 E15       29.92F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Sunday May 27, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 80 degrees north, near 81 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the east at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph with gusts at 21 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 85 degrees at Rome. The lowest temperature is 73 degrees at Brunswick.


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 BULLOCH County,GA

505 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL  Moderate to heavy rainfall will overspread the 
area this afternoon into tonight. Several inches of rainfall will 
occur, which combined with the already wet soils, could lead to 
localized flooding and downed trees.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter assistance is not anticipated at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BULLOCH County, GA
Issued at 123 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

TONIGHT
A chance of thunderstorms. Showers. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms, mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 JUN 1-JUN 5  JUN 3-JUN 9    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal      Below     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

Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.460000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:29 EDT Set 20:36 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:32 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:02 EDT Ends 21:03 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

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MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1896...
A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing
thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across
a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in
Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The
tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time.
It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch
pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David
Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

...1873...
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)

...1987...
Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane,
hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size
hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma
City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain
caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

...1995...
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington 
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)

...1996...
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)



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