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Regional Hourly Observations For CRAWFORD County
Issued at 100 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   RAIN      70  68  93 CALM      30.09F FOG              
AUGUSTA-DANIEL RAIN      70  68  93 S3        30.11S                  
COLUMBUS       RAIN      73  70  90 NW3       30.05F FOG              
MACON          CLOUDY    70  70 100 E5        30.08F                  
ROBINS AFB     CLOUDY    70  70 100 E5        30.07F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      CLOUDY    72  71  98 CALM      30.06F                  
SYLVANIA*      MOCLDY    72  72  99 CALM      30.10F                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR      70  70 100 CALM      30.09F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are rain north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to rain. Winds are from the east at 5 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 77 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 66 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 CRAWFORD County,GA

1122 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

Showers and a few thunderstorms could linger overnight across the
area. An isolated strong thunderstorm is possible with gusty
winds  frequent lightning  and local flash flooding due to heavy
rain. 


 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday  

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms can be expected across the area 
each day through Monday. On any given day, A few storms could be 
strong with the main hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning
and heavy rainfall. The best chance for thunderstorms each day 
will be during the afternoon and evening hours. Localized flooding
will also be possible where storms remain over an area for 
prolonged periods.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.



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7-Day Forecast For CRAWFORD County, GA
Issued at 1014 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy dense fog late. Lows in the upper 60s. light Southeast winds.

WEDNESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. light and variable winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. light East winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 60 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 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below     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

Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.760000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:31 EDT Set 20:33 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:31 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:04 EDT Ends 21:00 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 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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