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Regional Hourly Observations For CLAY County
Issued at 1200 PM EST WED DEC 12 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        PTSUNNY   48  26  42 W8        30.24S                  
ATHENS         FAIR      49  27  42 VRB3      30.23F                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      45  28  51 W7        30.24S                  
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      48  29  47 CALM      30.25F                  
ROME           FAIR      44  32  62 S7        30.22F                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      44  32  62 S5        30.25S                  
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      48  22  35 W10       30.22F                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      44  30  57 CALM      30.25F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        FAIR      41  34  75 SE6       30.26S                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      48  28  46 W7        30.22F                  
MARIETTA       PTSUNNY   47  27  45 W6        30.23S                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      46  27  47 W8        30.25S                  
CANTON*        FAIR      45  32  61 CALM      30.23S                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   FAIR      40  29  64 CALM      30.19F                  

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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

602 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday  

Isolated thunderstorms are possible across north and central
Georgia on Friday as a strong storm system moves across the
southeast. 

Otherwise, no hazardous weather is expected.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.



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7-Day Forecast For CLAY County, GA
Issued at 928 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

REST OF TODAY
Increasing clouds. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Rain likely in the evening, then rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows around 40. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

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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 
                   DEC 17-21    DEC 19-25    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Above      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

Wednesday December 12, 2018 the 346th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.130000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:29 EST Set 17:29 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:03 EST Ends 17:55 EST

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

DECEMBER 12TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1882...
Portland OR was drenched with 7.66 inches of rain, a record 24 hour total
for that location. (12th-13th) (The Weather Channel)
...1960...
The first of three Middle Atlantic snowstorms produced a foot of snow at
Baltimore MD. A pre-winter blizzard struck the northeastern U.S. producing
wind gusts as high as 51 mph, along with 16 inches of snow at Nantucket MA,
and 20 inches at Newark NJ. (David Ludlum)
...1969...
The worst tornado of record for western Washington State tracked south of
Seattle, traveling five miles, from Des Moines to Kent. The tornado, 50 to
200 yards in width, began as a waterspout over Puget Sound. One person was
injured and the tornado caused half a million dollars damage. (The Weather
Channel)
...1987...
While a developing winter storm began to spread snow across New Mexico into
Colorado, high winds ushered unseasonably cold air into the southwestern
states. Winds in California gusted to 60 mph in the Sacramento River Delta,
and in the San Bernardino Valley. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Cold arctic air spread from the Great Lakes Region to the Appalachian
Region. Twenty-five cities, mostly in the northeastern U.S., reported
record low temperatures for the date. The low of 12 degrees below zero at
Albany NY was their coldest reading of record for so early in the season.
Saranac Lake NY was the cold spot in the nation with a low of 28 degrees
below zero. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
A winter storm produced snow from northern Mississippi to the Middle
Atlantic Coast, with 10.5 inches reported at Powhatan VA. Heavy snow
whitened the Black Hills of South Dakota, with 36 inches reported at Deer
Mountain. Thirteen cities in the north central U.S., from Minnesota to
Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date, including Duluth MN
and Yankton SD with morning lows of 22 degrees below zero. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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