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Regional Hourly Observations For CLAY County
Issued at 500 AM EDT MON MAY 27 2019

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        FAIR      75  62  64 W5        30.07S                  
ATHENS         FAIR      68  62  81 CALM      30.05S                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      69  63  81 CALM      30.07S                  
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      68  65  90 CALM      30.07S                  
ROME           FAIR      67  63  87 CALM      30.05F                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      68  65  90 CALM      30.07S                  
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      70  63  78 W3        30.09F                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      64  62  93 CALM      30.08S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        FAIR      64  63  94 CALM      30.08S                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      67  64  90 CALM      30.07S                  
MARIETTA       FAIR      70  64  80 W5        30.07S                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      70  64  81 CALM      30.09S                  
CANTON*        FAIR      64  63  94 CALM      30.09F                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   FAIR      58  57  97 CALM      30.13S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 500am EDT, Monday May 27, 2019

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 75 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 81%, 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 west at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm 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 81 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 64 degrees at Dalton and Cartersville.


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 CLAY County,GA

549 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday  

Hot temperatures will continue across the area through the mid 
week with high temperatures climbing into the 90s area wide and 
the lower 100s across portions of central Georgia. Some of these 
temperatures could set additional daily records in addition to all
time records for May. With many outdoor activities planned, 
please remember to take precautions for heat.

There is a slight to low end chance for thunderstorms Thursday
night through Saturday, mainly across portions of north Georgia.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For CLAY County, GA
Issued at 312 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. West winds up to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 70. West winds up to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 20 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 
                 JUN 1-JUN 5  JUN 3-JUN 9    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      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

Monday May 27, 2019 the 147th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.420000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:29 EDT Set 20:36 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:32 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:02 EDT Ends 21:03 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 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1896...
A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing
thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across
a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in
Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The
tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time.
It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch
pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David
Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

...1873...
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)

...1987...
Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane,
hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size
hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma
City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain
caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

...1995...
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington 
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)

...1996...
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)



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