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Regional Hourly Observations For DE KALB County
Issued at 1000 PM EST MON FEB 19 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        MOCLDY    61  61 100 E12       30.32R                  
ATHENS         CLOUDY    58  58 100 NE8       30.36R FOG              
CHAMBLEE       CLOUDY    58  57  97 MISG      30.33R FOG              
PEACHTREE CITY CLOUDY    70  58  65 SE3       30.31R                  
ROME           CLOUDY    61  59  93 SE6       30.29R                  
WEST ATLANTA   CLOUDY    61  60  97 NE8       30.32R                  
GAINESVILLE    FOG       55  55 100 E9        30.37R VSB 1/4          
CARTERSVILLE   CLOUDY    59  58  96 E6        30.32R                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        MOCLDY    59  57  94 SW3       30.31R                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FOG       55  55 100 NE7         N/A  VSB 3/4          
MARIETTA       CLOUDY    57  57 100 E6        30.34R FOG              
KENNESAW*      CLOUDY    58  57  97 VRB5      30.34R FOG              
CANTON*        CLOUDY    59  59 100 E3        30.35S FOG              
BLAIRSVILLE*   MOCLDY    61  56  85 SE5       30.36R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1000pm EST, Monday February 19, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 61 degrees north, near 63 degrees central, and near 69 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. Winds are from the east at 12 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 6 mph 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 70 degrees at Peachtree City, LaGrange, and Columbus. The lowest temperature is 55 degrees at Lawrenceville and Gainesville.


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

912 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday  

There is a chance of thunderstorms Wednesday and Thursday, and again
Saturday and Sunday. Otherwise, no hazardous weather is expected.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For DE KALB County, GA
Issued at 239 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A 20 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. light Southeast winds.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                FEB 25-MAR 1 FEB 27-MAR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal      Above     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 February 19, 2018 the 50th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.920000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:14 EST Set 18:24 EST
Transit Meridian 12:48 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:50 EST Ends 18:48 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

FEBRUARY 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1871...
A. Lapham, in Cincinnati, wrote the first public weather forecast.
...1884...
Severe thunderstorms spawned sixty tornadoes in the southeastern U.S.,
killing more than 420 persons and causing three million dollars damage.
Georgia and the Carolinas hardest were hit in the tornado outbreak. (David
Ludlum)
...1888...
A tornado struck Mount Vernon IL. The tornado killed sixteen persons along
its 62 mile path. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
High winds across the southern half of the Great Plains, gusting to 85 mph,
caused the worst duststorms since the 1930s. Graders were needed in places
to clear fence high dirt drifts. (The Weather Channel)

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