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Regional Hourly Observations For FANNIN County
Issued at 200 AM EDT MON JUL 23 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        FAIR      70  65  84 NW6       29.79F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  69; 6HR MAX TEMP:  82; 6HR PCP:  0.15;                

ATHENS         FAIR      67  67 100 CALM      29.78F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  66; 6HR MAX TEMP:  77; 6HR PCP:  0.48;                

CHAMBLEE       FAIR      68  67  96 W6        29.79F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  68; 6HR MAX TEMP:  77; 6HR PCP:  0.10;                

PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      71  69  93 CALM      29.79F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  83; 6HR PCP:  0.38;                

ROME           CLOUDY    69  69 100 CALM      29.79F FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  69; 6HR MAX TEMP:  74;                                

WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      67  67 100 CALM      29.78F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  67; 6HR MAX TEMP:  79; 6HR PCP:  0.10;                

GAINESVILLE    FAIR      69  69 100 NW6       29.81F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  68; 6HR MAX TEMP:  72; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      66  66 100 CALM      29.80F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  66; 6HR MAX TEMP:  70;                                


  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        CLOUDY    68  68 100 CALM      29.82S FOG              
LAWRENCEVILLE*   N/A     69  67  93 CALM      29.79F                  
MARIETTA       FAIR      69  67  94 SW3       29.79F                  
KENNESAW*      MOCLDY    69  67  93 CALM      29.81F                  
CANTON*        FAIR      68  64  88 CALM      29.82F                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   CLOUDY    64  64  99 CALM      29.85F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 200am EDT, Monday July 23, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 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 Savannah, Hunter AFB, and Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 66 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 FANNIN County,GA

250 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018

 DAY ONE  This afternoon through Tonight  

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will move across 
north and central Georgia through early this evening. Main threats 
will be small hail, locally heavy rain, brief gusty winds to 35 mph 
and cloud to ground lightning. Isolated strong to severe storms are 
possible but widespread severe weather is not anticipated through 
tonight.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday  

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms can be expected Monday
through Saturday. A few storms could be strong to severe on any
day with the main hazards being strong gusty winds, frequent
lightning and minor flooding from heavy rainfall.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For FANNIN County, GA
Issued at 752 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018

TONIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds up to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. light and variable winds shifting to the southeast after midnight. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. light and variable winds. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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

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

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

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

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

SUNDAY
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 
                JUL 28-AUG 1 JUL 30-AUG 5    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     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 July 23, 2018 the 204th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 19.870000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:43 EDT Set 20:40 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:16 EDT Ends 21:06 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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JULY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1788...
A weather diary kept by George Washington recorded that the center of a
hurricane passed directly over his Mount Vernon home. The hurricane crossed
eastern North Carolina and Virginia before moving into the Central
Appalachians. Norfolk VA reported houses destroyed, trees uprooted, and
crops leveled to the ground. (David Ludlum)
...1898...
A two hour thunderstorm deluged Atlanta GA with 4.32 inches of rain. More
than a foot of water flooded Union Depot. Many street car motors burned out
while trying to run through flooded streets. It grew so dark before the
afternoon storm that gas lights were needed. (The Weather Channel)
...1923...
Sheridan WY was drenched with 4.41 inches of rain, an all-time 24 hour
record for that location. Associated flooding washed out 20 miles of
railroad track. (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Thunderstorms produced a record ten inches of rain in six and a half hours
at Minneapolis MN, including 5.26 inches in two hours. Flash flooding
claimed two lives and caused 21.3 million dollars damage. Streets in
Minneapolis became rushing rivers, parking lots became lakes, and storm
sewers spouted like geysers. A tornado hit Maple Grove MN causing five
million dollars damage. Baseball size hail was reported at Olivia MN. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Thunderstorms produced severe weather in Lower Michigan and northern Ohio,
over eastern sections of the Dakotas, and over the Central High Plains
Region. Showers and thunderstorms soaked Wilmington NC with another two
inches of rain, following six and a half inches the previous day. (The
National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Morning thunderstorms in the central U.S. drenched central Oklahoma with up
to six inches of rain. Afternoon thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 85
mph at Fort Smith AR. Evening thunderstorms over Florida spawned a tornado
which touched down three times in south Fort Myers causing nearly three
quarters of a million dollars damage. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)


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