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

...Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Savannah Arpt  FOG       63  62  97 E6        30.37R VSB 1/2          
Hunter AAF     FOG       65  62  92 E6        30.34S VSB 3/4          
Fort Stewart   FAIR      63  62  97 E3        30.34R                  
Statesboro     FAIR      66  66 100 CALM      30.36R                  
Sylvania       FAIR      66  65  97 CALM      30.37R                  
Claxton        FAIR      67  65  95 CALM      30.35S                  

...CSRA, Central and far Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Thomson        CLOUDY    60  58  94 N3        30.40R                  
Augusta-Bush   FAIR      63  61  93 SE5       30.34R                  
Augusta-Daniel FAIR      68  62  81 SE6       30.35R                  
Swainsboro     FAIR      68  63  83 SE7       30.36R                  
Vidalia        FAIR      68  63  83 SE5       30.35R                  
Eastman        FAIR      68  55  62 SE5       30.35S                  
Hazlehurst     FAIR      69  60  73 SE8       30.33R                  
Alma           FAIR      68  63  84 SE7       30.33R                  
Waycross       FAIR      67  64  91 SE6       30.33S                  
Jesup          FAIR      66  63  88 CALM      30.35S                  
Baxley         FAIR      64  64 100 CALM      30.34R                  
Brunswick      FOG       61  59  94 E3        30.36S VSB 3/4          
Saint Simons   FAIR      65  64  97 SE6       30.35R                  

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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 EFFINGHAM County,GA

901 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

   DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY  

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast Georgia and 
southeast South Carolina.

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Dense Fog Advisory.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Dense Fog Advisory.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter assistance is not anticipated at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For EFFINGHAM County, GA
Issued at 940 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018


DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Widespread dense fog after midnight with visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph this evening, becoming light and variable.

TUESDAY
Cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Widespread dense fog in the morning with visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 60.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.

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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