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Regional Hourly Observations For BUTTS County
Issued at 100 AM EDT TUE MAR 20 2018
NORTH GEORGIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ATLANTA TSTM 61 61 100 W5 29.54F ATHENS TSTM 62 62 100 S5 29.55S FOG CHAMBLEE CLOUDY 58 57 97 CALM 29.54F PEACHTREE CITY TSTM 61 59 93 W8 29.60R FOG ROME CLOUDY 60 60 100 N3 29.54S WEST ATLANTA LGT RAIN 60 60 100 CALM 29.54F GAINESVILLE LGT RAIN 57 57 100 SE6 29.54F CARTERSVILLE MOCLDY 57 57 100 S3 29.56F CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS DALTON* CLOUDY 55 55 100 CALM 29.57F LAWRENCEVILLE* TSTM 61 60 97 W3 29.55F FOG MARIETTA FAIR 59 57 94 CALM 29.53F KENNESAW* MOCLDY 58 57 97 S5 29.56F CANTON* MOCLDY 59 59 100 CALM 29.56F BLAIRSVILLE* MOCLDY 54 53 99 CALM 29.59S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Georgia...temperatures are near 61 degrees north, near 67 degrees central, and near 65 degrees south. Current sky conditions are thunderstorms north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. Winds are from the west at 5 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to thunderstorms. Winds are from the south at 13 mph with gusts at 22 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 13 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 72 degrees at LaGrange, Bainbridge, and Albany. The lowest temperature is 55 degrees at Dalton.
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 BUTTS County,GA
925 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018 DAY ONE TonightA Tornado Watch has been issued for portions of north and central Georgia until 4 AM EDT as a more organized line of severe thunderstorms moves from Alabama into northwest Georgia, the Atlanta metro area, and into portions of central Georgia. It is along and ahead of this line where all modes of severe weather exist, including tornadoes, large hail potentially greater than 2 inches, and damaging winds in excess of 70 MPH. Heavy rainfall and frequent lightning will also occur. The potential for severe weather will be its highest through 4 AM Tuesday morning. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday There will be a chance of thunderstorms over mainly central Georgia on Tuesday. The severe threat is reduced Tuesday but a few storms could be strong to severe with large hail and damaging winds the primary threats. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is likely through tonight. Spotters are encouraged to submit reports of severe weather through the web by going to weather.gov/atlanta.
7-Day Forecast For BUTTS County, GA
Issued at 1242 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
GEORGIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Above Precipitation: Normal Above Above Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.220000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:38 EDT Set 18:47 EDT Transit Meridian 12:42 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:14 EDT Ends 19:11 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
MARCH 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1882... A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville) ...1924... A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum) ...1948... The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum) ...1984... A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky