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Regional Hourly Observations For CLARKE County
Issued at 900 AM EDT SUN OCT 21 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        FAIR      44  27  51 NW14      30.21R                  
ATHENS         FAIR      48  33  56 VRB6      30.20R                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      43  26  51 N14       30.22R                  
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      45  29  53 NW15      30.22R                  
ROME           FAIR      42  27  55 N20G25    30.29R                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      43  29  57 N10       30.23R                  
GAINESVILLE      N/A     44  25  47 N10       30.22R                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      41  27  57 N10       30.29R                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        FAIR      37  30  75 N12G18    30.32R WCI  30          
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      45  28  51 VRB3      30.21R                  
MARIETTA       SUNNY     42  25  51 NW14G20   30.23R                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      41  27  57 N8        30.26R                  
CANTON*        FAIR      41  23  48 N5        30.25R                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   FAIR      36  26  66 NW7       30.25R WCI  31          

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 800am EDT, Sunday October 21, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 43 degrees north, near 49 degrees central, and near 54 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 83%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. Winds are from the north at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 59 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 36 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 CLARKE County,GA

517 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

   Freeze Warning In Effect This Morning And Again Tonight Into 
Monday Morning For Far Northeast Georgia  

Much colder temperatures continue to filter into the area behind a 
cold front. This will result in temperatures around freezing for 
this morning and again tonight into Monday morning for far Northeast 
Georgia. Elsewhere across Northern and portions of Central Georgia, 
patchy frost will be possible late tonight into Monday morning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday  

Continued frost and freeze event will be ongoing Monday morning.

Otherwise, the probability for widespread hazardous weather is 
low for the week.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For CLARKE County, GA
Issued at 308 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

TODAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. light and variable winds.

MONDAY
Sunny. Patchy frost in the morning. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Light and variable winds.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs around 70.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs around 60.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 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 26-30 OCT 28-NOV 3    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

Sunday October 21, 2018 the 294th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.030000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:44 EDT Set 18:54 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:19 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:20 EDT Ends 19:18 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 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1934...
A severe windstorm lashed the northern Pacific coast. In Washington State,
the storm claimed the lives of 22 persons, and caused 1.7 million dollars
damage, mostly to timber. Winds, gusting to 87 mph at North Head WA,
produced waves twenty feet high. (David Ludlum)
...1957...
The second in a series of unusual October storms hit southern California
causing widespread thunderstorms. Santa Maria was drenched with 1.13 inches
of rain in two hours. Hail drifted to 18 inches in East Los Angeles.
Waterspouts were sighted off Point Mugu and Oceanside. (20th-21st) (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
Cold arctic air continued to invade the central U.S. Eleven record lows
were reported in the Great Plains Region, including lows of 12 degrees at
Valentine NE, and 9 degrees at Aberdeen SD. Temperatures warmed rapidly
during the day in the Southern and Central Plains Region. Goodland KS
warmed from a morning low of 24 degrees to an afternoon high of 75 degrees.
(The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Joan, the last hurricane of the season, neared the coast of Nicaragua
packing 125 mph winds. Joan claimed more than 200 lives as she moved over
Central America, and total damage approached 1.5 billion dollars. Crossing
more than 40 degrees of longitude, Hurricane Joan never strayed even one
degree from the 12 degree north parallel. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
...1989...
Unseasonably cold weather continued to grip the south central and
southeastern U.S. Twenty cities reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico AR with a reading of 26 degrees, and Daytona Beach
FL with a low of 41 degrees. Squalls in the Great Lakes Region finally came
to an end, but not before leaving Marquette MI buried under 12.7 inches of
snow, a record 24 hour total for October. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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