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Regional Hourly Observations For GORDON County
Issued at 200 AM EST MON DEC 18 2017
NORTH GEORGIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ATLANTA CLOUDY 47 46 97 CALM 30.17R FOG ATHENS CLOUDY 47 44 90 CALM 30.17S CHAMBLEE CLOUDY 46 44 93 CALM 30.17R FOG PEACHTREE CITY CLOUDY 48 46 93 CALM 30.17S FOG ROME FOG 44 44 100 CALM 30.17S VSB 1/2 WEST ATLANTA CLOUDY 47 47 100 CALM 30.17S FOG GAINESVILLE CLOUDY 46 46 100 CALM 30.16F FOG CARTERSVILLE CLOUDY 45 45 100 CALM 30.18S CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS DALTON* CLOUDY 43 43 100 CALM 30.19R FOG LAWRENCEVILLE* CLOUDY 45 44 97 CALM 30.16S FOG MARIETTA CLOUDY 46 45 96 CALM 30.16R FOG KENNESAW* FOG 45 45 100 CALM 30.17S VSB 1 CANTON* FOG 45 45 100 CALM 30.17S VSB 1/2
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EST, Monday December 18, 2017
Across Georgia...temperatures are near 47 degrees north, near 56 degrees central, and near 64 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and partly cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. Winds are from the east at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 3 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 68 degrees at Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 43 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 GORDON County,GA
645 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017 DAY ONE TonightPatchy dense fog, with visibilities of 1/4 mile or less, will be possible after midnight tonight. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday Unsettled weather will persist for much of this period. The potential for locally heavy rainfall is increasing, especially for Wednesday and into next weekend. Localized flooding will be possible. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For GORDON County, GA
Issued at 1031 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
GEORGIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 23-27 DEC 25-DEC 31 DEC DEC-FEB ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Normal Above Above Precipitation: Normal Normal Below Below .... 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
Monday December 18, 2017 the 352th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -23.410000 Distance 0.999725 AU Rise 07:33 EST Set 17:31 EST Transit Meridian 12:32 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:06 EST Ends 17:58 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
DECEMBER 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1957... A tornado swept across Jackson County, Williamson County and Franklin County in southern Illinois killing eleven persons. (David Ludlum) ...1981... A heavy lake-effect snow blanketed the southern and southeast shores of Lake Michigan leaving up to 22 inches of snow at Valparaiso IND. (David Ludlum) ...1983... Record cold hit the north central states. At Havre MT the mercury plunged to a record reading of 34 degrees below zero. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1984... A storm over southern California left up to 16 inches of snow in the mountains and upper deserts, with 13 inches reported at Lancaster. Edwards Air Force Base was closed, and Interstate 5 was closed from Castaic to the Tehachapis Mountains. (18th-19th) (The Weather Channel) ...1986... A strong winter storm, which developed off the coast of New Jersey and moved out to sea, lashed the northeastern U.S. with high winds, heavy rain, and heavy snow. The storm left snowfall amounts of up to 30 inches in Vermont, 24 inches in Massachusetts, and 20 inches in New Hampshire. The highest rainfall amounts approached four inches in southern New England, where winds gusted to 70 mph. (Storm Data) ...1987... A weakening storm moved into the Rocky Mountain Region producing six inches of snow at the Platoro Reservoir in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The storm then spread rain and drizzle across the Southern High Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley, with thunderstorms over Texas. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Warm weather prevailed in the central U.S. while cool weather prevailed across the eastern states. Sheridan WY, with a record warm afternoon high of 68 degrees, was seven degrees warmer than Key West FL. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... A winter storm moving out of the Great Plains Region spread freezing rain, sleet and snow across parts of the southeastern U.S. Freezing rain resulted in 170 auto accidents in the Memphis area during the evening hours. Unseasonably warm weather continued ahead of arctic cold front. Miami FL equalled their record for December with an afternoon high of 87 degrees. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky