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Regional Hourly Observations For BURKE County
Issued at 600 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   FAIR      69  46  43 E3        30.22F                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL FAIR      68  43  40 SE3       30.23F                  
COLUMBUS       FAIR      70  49  47 CALM      30.19F                  
MACON          FAIR      69  51  52 MISG      30.21F                  
ROBINS AFB     PTCLDY    70  51  51 E6        30.20F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      FAIR      65  51  60 CALM      30.21F                  
SYLVANIA*      FAIR      71  52  50 CALM      30.24S                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR      64  52  63 CALM      30.22F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 73 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 36%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 51 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 57%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are unavailable central. north. north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 74 degrees at Albany. The lowest temperature is 61 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 BURKE County,GA

110 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

 DAY ONE  This afternoon and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For BURKE County, GA
Issued at 602 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Not as cool with lows around 50. Northeast winds around 5 mph this evening, becoming light and variable.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows around 50. Light and variable winds, becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Rain likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. Rain likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                OCT 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Above                                            
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above                                            

....  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

Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.380000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:45 EDT Set 18:53 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:19 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:21 EDT Ends 19:17 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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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky