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Regional Hourly Observations For CALHOUN County
Issued at 100 AM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018

SOUTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SAVANNAH       FAIR      75  71  87 SE7       30.12F                  
VALDOSTA       CLOUDY    72  69  90 SE5       30.07F                  
ALMA           FAIR      72  69  90 SE5       30.09F                  
ST SIMONS      MOCLDY    76  73  91 SE9       30.10F                  
FT STEWART     FAIR      72  70  94 CALM      30.09F                  
ALBANY         MOCLDY    72  70  93 CALM      30.08F                  
HUNTER AFB     FAIR      75  71  87 E5        30.10S                  
MOODY AFB      MOCLDY    73  69  89 SE7       30.07F                  
BRUNSWICK      FAIR      75  70  83 SE5       30.11F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BAINBRIDGE*    CLOUDY    73  73 100 SE6       30.05F                  
MOULTRIE*      MOCLDY    72  70  94 SE3       30.08F                  
VIDALIA*       FAIR      72  68  88 SE3       30.10F                  
WAYCROSS*      FAIR      73  69  90 SE6       30.10S                  
DOUGLAS*       FAIR      70  70 100 SE3       30.10F                  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Tuesday May 22, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 76 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 67 degrees at Lawrenceville.


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 CALHOUN County
Hazardous report currently not available
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7-Day Forecast For CALHOUN County, GA
Issued at 340 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

TONIGHT
Thunderstorms likely in the evening. Showers likely through the night. Chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall early in the evening. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the late evening and overnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the morning. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 70. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

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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 
               MAY 27-MAY 31 MAY 29-JUN 4    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      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

Tuesday May 22, 2018 the 142th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.580000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:31 EDT Set 20:33 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:31 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:05 EDT Ends 20:59 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 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1876...
Denver CO was drenched with 6.53 inches of rain in 24 hours, an all-time
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1911...
The temperature at Lewiston ME soared to 101 degrees. It was the hottest
temperature ever recorded in New England during the month of May. (David
Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of
Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the
structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in
the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through
adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)


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