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Regional Hourly Observations For CHATTAHOOCHEE County
Issued at 500 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   FAIR      61  49  64 N6        30.25R                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL FAIR      62  45  53 N7        30.26R                  
COLUMBUS       FAIR      61  46  57 VRB6      30.26R                  
MACON          FAIR      59  50  72 N7        30.25R                  
ROBINS AFB     CLEAR     60  52  76 N7        30.25R                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      FAIR      59  48  68 CALM      30.29S                  
SYLVANIA*      FAIR      66  54  65 NE6       30.24R                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR      61  52  72 N5        30.27R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 400am EDT, Thursday October 18, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 58 degrees north, near 61 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. Winds are from the north at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 10 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 74 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 52 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 CHATTAHOOCHEE County,GA

530 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday  

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible over portions of Central Georgia 
Saturday afternoon as the next cold front moves across the region.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For CHATTAHOOCHEE County, GA
Issued at 310 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. East winds around 10 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 60. light and variable winds.

SATURDAY
A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around 70. Chance of rain 40 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 
                   OCT 23-27 OCT 25-OCT 31    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Above        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

Thursday October 18, 2018 the 291th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -9.960000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:42 EDT Set 18:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:20 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:18 EDT Ends 19:22 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 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1906...
A hurricane struck South Florida drowning 124 persons stranded in the
Florida Keys. (David Ludlum)
...1910...
Northeasterly winds as high as 70 mph (from a hurricane moving northward up
the Florida peninsula) carried water out of Tampa Bay and the Hillsboro
River. The water level lowered to nine feet below mean low water. Forty
ships were grounded.
(The Weather Channel)
...1930...
A big early season lake effect snowburst on the lee shores of Lake Erie and
Lake Ontario produced 47 inches at Governeur NY and 48 inches just south of
Buffalo. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
Thunderstorms in northeastern Texas produced golf ball size hail at
Atlanta, along with wind gusts to 86 mph, and four inches of rain. Damage
from the storm was estimated at more than a million dollars. Sunny and mild
weather continued across much of the rest of the nation. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Eight cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Red Bluff CA with a reading of 96 degrees. (The
National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Unseasonably cold air began to invade the central and eastern U.S. Light
snow fell across northern Maine, and snow was also reported in the Great
Lakes Region, including the Chicago area. Bismarck ND was the cold spot in
the nation with a low of 9 degrees above zero. Five cities in Florida
reported record high readings for the date, as temperatures warmed above 80
degrees. Miami FL reported a record high of 90 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)


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