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Regional Hourly Observations For HABERSHAM County
Issued at 700 AM EDT SUN OCT 21 2018

ATLANTA        FAIR      46  28  49 N16       30.16R                  
ATHENS         FAIR      48  33  56 NW7       30.12R                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      44  31  60 NW9       30.16R                  
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      48  30  49 N13       30.17R                  
ROME           FAIR      42  25  50 N15G25    30.23R                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      45  29  53 N13G18    30.17R                  
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      44  26  49 N10       30.15R                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      41  26  55 N8G17     30.22R                  

DALTON*        FAIR      37  30  75 N10       30.27R WCI  30          
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      45  28  51 VRB3      30.14                   
MARIETTA       CLEAR     43  27  53 NW12G18   30.16R                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      42  28  57 N8        30.19R                  
CANTON*        FAIR      43  21  42 NW7       30.18R                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   FAIR      35  25  66 W5        30.19R WCI  31          

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 700am EDT, Sunday October 21, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 46 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 56 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 80%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. Winds are from the north at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 60 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 37 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HABERSHAM County,GA

440 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

Patchy frost will develop tonight.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.



NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For HABERSHAM County, GA
Issued at 646 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph, becoming northeast after midnight.

Areas of frost in the morning. Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Highs around 70. West winds around 5 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

ETA Surface Forecast Maps, AVN 6-Panel Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   OCT 26-30 OCT 28-NOV 3    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Above        Above                                            

....  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

Sunday October 21, 2018 the 294th Day of Year

Declination -11.030000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:44 EDT Set 18:54 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:19 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:20 EDT Ends 19:18 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

A severe windstorm lashed the northern Pacific coast. In Washington State,
the storm claimed the lives of 22 persons, and caused 1.7 million dollars
damage, mostly to timber. Winds, gusting to 87 mph at North Head WA,
produced waves twenty feet high. (David Ludlum)
The second in a series of unusual October storms hit southern California
causing widespread thunderstorms. Santa Maria was drenched with 1.13 inches
of rain in two hours. Hail drifted to 18 inches in East Los Angeles.
Waterspouts were sighted off Point Mugu and Oceanside. (20th-21st) (The
Weather Channel)
Cold arctic air continued to invade the central U.S. Eleven record lows
were reported in the Great Plains Region, including lows of 12 degrees at
Valentine NE, and 9 degrees at Aberdeen SD. Temperatures warmed rapidly
during the day in the Southern and Central Plains Region. Goodland KS
warmed from a morning low of 24 degrees to an afternoon high of 75 degrees.
(The National Weather Summary)
Joan, the last hurricane of the season, neared the coast of Nicaragua
packing 125 mph winds. Joan claimed more than 200 lives as she moved over
Central America, and total damage approached 1.5 billion dollars. Crossing
more than 40 degrees of longitude, Hurricane Joan never strayed even one
degree from the 12 degree north parallel. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
Unseasonably cold weather continued to grip the south central and
southeastern U.S. Twenty cities reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico AR with a reading of 26 degrees, and Daytona Beach
FL with a low of 41 degrees. Squalls in the Great Lakes Region finally came
to an end, but not before leaving Marquette MI buried under 12.7 inches of
snow, a record 24 hour total for October. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

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