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Regional Hourly Observations For CHARLTON County
Issued at 800 AM EDT FRI JUL 20 2018

SOUTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SAVANNAH       CLOUDY    77  75  93 SW3       29.95R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  76; 6HR MAX TEMP:  77;                                

VALDOSTA       CLOUDY    76  76 100 CALM      29.94R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  74; 6HR MAX TEMP:  76; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

ALMA           CLOUDY    77  74  90 SW3       29.95R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  77; 6HR MAX TEMP:  77;                                

ST SIMONS      LGT RAIN  80  75  84 SW8       29.94R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  78; 6HR MAX TEMP:  80; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

FT STEWART     CLOUDY    76  74  93 SW6       29.93R                  
ALBANY         CLOUDY    75  73  93 CALM      29.97R FOG              
HUNTER AFB     MOSUNNY   77  75  93 SW6       29.92S                  
MOODY AFB      CLOUDY    75  75 100 CALM      29.94R FOG              
BRUNSWICK      CLOUDY    77  73  88 SW3       29.95S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BAINBRIDGE*    CLOUDY    77  73  88 CALM      29.95R                  
MOULTRIE*      CLOUDY    75  73  94 CALM      29.95S FOG              
VIDALIA*       CLOUDY    77  72  83 W3        29.95R                  
WAYCROSS*      CLOUDY    76  73  90 CALM      29.95R FOG              
DOUGLAS*       FAIR      73  73 100 SW3       29.96S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 800am EDT, Friday July 20, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 75 degrees north, near 76 degrees central, and near 76 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 75 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 76 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the east at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 80 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 70 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 CHARLTON County
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7-Day Forecast For CHARLTON County, GA
Issued at 816 AM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018

REST OF TODAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TONIGHT
Cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Southwest winds 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent. Heat index readings 102 to 106.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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

WEDNESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

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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 
                   JUL 25-29 JUL 27-AUG 2    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     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

Friday July 20, 2018 the 201th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.470000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:41 EDT Set 20:42 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:14 EDT Ends 21:08 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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JULY 20TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1930...
The temperature at Washington D.C. soared to an all-time record of 106
degrees. The next day Millsboro reached 110 degrees to set a record for the
state of Delaware. July 1930 was one of the hottest and driest summers in
the U.S., particularly in the Missouri Valley where severe drought
conditions developed. Toward the end of the month state records were set
for Kentucky with 114 degrees, and Mississippi with 115 degrees. (David
Ludlum)
...1934...
The temperature at Keokuk IA soared to 118 degrees to establish a state
record. (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
Twenty-two inches of hail reportedly fell northeast of Dickinson ND. (The
Weather Channel)
...1986...
The temperature at Charleston SC hit 104 degrees for the second day in a
row to tie their all-time record high. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Thunderstorms produced severe weather across Minnesota, Wisconsin and
Michigan. Thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 87 mph at Mosinee WI, and
strong thunderstorm winds capsized twenty-six boats on Grand Traverse Bay
drowning two women. Thunderstorms produced nine inches of rain at Shakopee
MN, with 7.83 inches reported in six hours at Chaska MN. Thunderstorms in
north central Nebraska produced hail as large as golf balls in southwestern
Cherry County, which accumulated to a depth of 12 inches. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
The temperature at Redding CA soared to an all-time record high of 118
degrees. Showers and thunderstorms produced much needed rains from New
England to southern Texas. Salem IN was deluged with 7.2 inches of rain
resulting in flash flooding. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Showers and thunderstorms in the Middle Atlantic Coast Region soaked
Wilmington DE with 2.28 inches of rain, pushing their total for the period
May through July past the previous record of 22.43 inches. Heavy rain over
that three month period virtually wiped out a 16.82 inch deficit which had
been building since drought conditions began in 1985. Thunderstorms in
central Indiana deluged Lebanon with 6.50 inches of rain in twelve hours,
and thunderstorms over Florida produced wind gusts to 84 mph at Flagler
Beach. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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