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Regional Hourly Observations For DAWSON County
Issued at 200 AM EST WED JAN 24 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        FAIR      38  30  73 NW16      30.16R WCI  29          
ATHENS         FAIR      39  30  70 W8        30.12S WCI  33          
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      37  27  67 NW14      30.16R WCI  28          
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      39  30  70 NW10      30.18S WCI  32          
ROME           CLOUDY    37  29  72 N7        30.22S WCI  32          
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      37  29  72 NW6       30.18S WCI  32          
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      37  28  70 W9        30.13S WCI  30          
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      34  29  82 CALM      30.22R                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        CLOUDY    39  30  70 NW10      30.23S WCI  32          
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      38  27  64 VRB7        N/A  WCI  33          
MARIETTA       FAIR      38  27  65 NW9       30.16S WCI  31          
KENNESAW*      FAIR      37  27  67 NW7       30.19S WCI  32          
CANTON*        FAIR      37  30  75 NW9G21    30.17R WCI  31          
BLAIRSVILLE*   CLOUDY    36  25  65 NW9       30.16S WCI  29          

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 200am EST, Wednesday January 24, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 38 degrees north, near 40 degrees central, and near 39 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 29 degrees north. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 51 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 34 degrees at 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 DAWSON County,GA

229 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. There is a chance
of a rain snow mix in far northeast Georgia early Monday morning
as moisture exits the region. No accumulation is expected at this
time. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For DAWSON County, GA
Issued at 228 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

TONIGHT
Windy. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs 47 to 53. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 30. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. light East winds.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Rain likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

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

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 30.

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 
                JAN 29-FEB 2 JAN 31-FEB 6    FEB       FEB-APR                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      Below                      

....  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 January 24, 2018 the 24th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -18.960000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:35 EST Set 18:00 EST
Transit Meridian 12:47 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:09 EST Ends 18:25 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

JANUARY 24TH
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1916...
The temperature at Browning MT plunged 100 degrees in just 24 hours, from
44 degrees above zero to 56 degrees below zero. It was a record 24 hour
temperature drop for the U.S. (Weather Channel) (National Severe Storms
Forecast Center)
...1935...
Snowstorms hit the northeastern U.S. and the Pacific Northwest producing
record 24 hour snowfall totals of 23 inches at Portland ME and 52 inches at
Winthrop MA. (David Ludlum)

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