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Regional Hourly Observations For DE KALB County
Issued at 100 AM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        MOCLDY    70  64  81 SE8       30.10F                  
ATHENS         FAIR      69  68  96 CALM      30.12F                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      68  63  84 CALM      30.11F                  
PEACHTREE CITY MOCLDY    69  67  93 CALM      30.10S                  
ROME           CLOUDY    73  66  78 S3        30.09F                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      71  66  84 VRB3      30.10S                  
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      69  65  86 SE3       30.15F                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      70  65  84 CALM      30.10F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        CLOUDY    72  61  68 CALM      30.12S                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      67  64  90 E3        30.12F                  
MARIETTA       FAIR      69  64  82 E6        30.10F                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      70  64  81 E6        30.11F                  
CANTON*        FAIR      70  61  73 CALM      30.14S                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   CLOUDY    67  65  93 CALM      30.17S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Tuesday May 22, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, 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 southeast at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 76 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 67 degrees at Lawrenceville.


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 DE KALB County,GA

957 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible throughout the
area through the overnight period. The main hazards with any
thunderstorms that occur will be locally heavy rainfall and
occasional lightning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday  

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms can be expected across the area 
each day through Sunday. 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 is not anticipated at this time, but spotters 
are encouraged to summit reports of any severe or significant 
weather and flooding.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For DE KALB County, GA
Issued at 250 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely 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.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. light and variable winds.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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

FRIDAY
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 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 27-MAY 31 MAY 29-JUN 4    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below      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

Tuesday May 22, 2018 the 142th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.580000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:31 EDT Set 20:33 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:31 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:05 EDT Ends 20:59 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 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1876...
Denver CO was drenched with 6.53 inches of rain in 24 hours, an all-time
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1911...
The temperature at Lewiston ME soared to 101 degrees. It was the hottest
temperature ever recorded in New England during the month of May. (David
Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of
Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the
structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in
the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through
adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)


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