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Regional Hourly Observations For FAYETTE County
Issued at 500 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018
NORTH GEORGIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ATLANTA MOCLDY 57 46 66 NW8 30.29R ATHENS FAIR 58 45 62 N5 30.28R CHAMBLEE FAIR 57 46 66 NW6 30.29R PEACHTREE CITY FAIR 56 48 74 NW5 30.30R ROME FAIR 56 42 59 N10 30.32F WEST ATLANTA FAIR 56 49 77 N6 30.29S GAINESVILLE FAIR 54 46 74 NW3 30.30S CARTERSVILLE FAIR 54 45 71 VRB3 30.32S CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS DALTON* FAIR 50 45 81 N9 30.35S LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR 55 49 80 CALM 30.29R MARIETTA MOCLDY 56 46 68 NW7 30.29R KENNESAW* FAIR 55 47 74 NW7 30.31R CANTON* FAIR 55 43 62 NW6 30.30S BLAIRSVILLE* FAIR 43 42 97 CALM 30.35R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 400am EDT, Thursday October 18, 2018
Across Georgia...temperatures are near 58 degrees north, near 61 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and mostly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. Winds are from the north at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 10 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 74 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Dalton.
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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For FAYETTE County,GA
530 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018 DAY ONE TonightNo hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Thursday through Tuesday The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. Isolated thunderstorms are possible over portions of Central Georgia Saturday afternoon as the next cold front moves across the region. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For FAYETTE County, GA
Issued at 310 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
GEORGIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 23-27 OCT 25-OCT 31 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Precipitation: Above Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Thursday October 18, 2018 the 291th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -9.960000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:42 EDT Set 18:58 EDT Transit Meridian 13:20 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:18 EDT Ends 19:22 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
////////////////////////// OCTOBER 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1906... A hurricane struck South Florida drowning 124 persons stranded in the Florida Keys. (David Ludlum) ...1910... Northeasterly winds as high as 70 mph (from a hurricane moving northward up the Florida peninsula) carried water out of Tampa Bay and the Hillsboro River. The water level lowered to nine feet below mean low water. Forty ships were grounded. (The Weather Channel) ...1930... A big early season lake effect snowburst on the lee shores of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario produced 47 inches at Governeur NY and 48 inches just south of Buffalo. (David Ludlum) ...1987... Thunderstorms in northeastern Texas produced golf ball size hail at Atlanta, along with wind gusts to 86 mph, and four inches of rain. Damage from the storm was estimated at more than a million dollars. Sunny and mild weather continued across much of the rest of the nation. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Eight cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date, including Red Bluff CA with a reading of 96 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Unseasonably cold air began to invade the central and eastern U.S. Light snow fell across northern Maine, and snow was also reported in the Great Lakes Region, including the Chicago area. Bismarck ND was the cold spot in the nation with a low of 9 degrees above zero. Five cities in Florida reported record high readings for the date, as temperatures warmed above 80 degrees. Miami FL reported a record high of 90 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky