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Regional Hourly Observations For HARRIS County
Issued at 900 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   CLOUDY    68  62  81 CALM      30.16S                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL CLOUDY    69  60  73 CALM      30.17S                  
COLUMBUS       FAIR      71  64  78 E6        30.14S                  
MACON          FAIR      63  61  93 SE3       30.16S                  
ROBINS AFB     CLEAR     64  60  88 E3        30.15S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      FAIR      65  64  97 CALM      30.16F                  
SYLVANIA*      CLOUDY    71  69  95 CALM      30.17S                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR      63  61  94 CALM      30.17F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 900pm EDT, Friday October 19, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 62 degrees north, near 63 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 3 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 76 degrees at Albany. The lowest temperature is 59 degrees at Peachtree City.


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 HARRIS County,GA

929 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday  

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

A cold front will move through Saturday bringing showers to the
area but no thunderstorms are anticipated at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For HARRIS County, GA
Issued at 243 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. light and variable winds.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cooler. Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. light East winds.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 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 
                   OCT 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   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

Friday October 19, 2018 the 292th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.320000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:43 EDT Set 18:57 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:19 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:19 EDT Ends 19:21 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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OCTOBER 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1844...
The famous "Lower Great Lakes Storm" occurred. Southwesterly winds were at
hurricane force for five hours, driving lake waters into downtown Buffalo
NY. The storm drowned 200 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1961...
Rain changed to a record early season, heavy wet snow over the southern
mountains of West Virginia. Leaves were still on trees, resulting in the
worst forest disaster since the fires of 1952 and 953. One to two feet of
snow fell near Summersville and Richwood. (19th-20th) (The Weather Channel)
...1984...
Thunderstorms deluged the town of Odem TX (located 15 miles northwest of
Corpus Christi) with 25 inches of rain in just three and a half hours. Most
businesses in Odem were flooded, as were 1000 homes in nearby Sinton. (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
A cold front brought rainshowers to parts of the central U.S., and ushered
cool Canadian air into the Great Plains Region. Daytime highs were only in
the 30s in North Dakota and eastern Montana. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Thunderstorms produced high winds in eastern Colorado, with gusts to 63 mph
reported at La Junta. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Record breaking snows fell across northern and central Indiana. Totals
ranged up to 10.5 inches at Kokomo, and 9.3 inches was reported at
Indianapolis. The 8.8 inch total at South Bend was a record for the month
as a whole. Up to seven inches of snow fell in extreme southern Lower
Michigan, and up to six inches fell in southwestern Ohio. The heavy wet
snow downed many trees and power lines. Half the city of Cincinnati OH was
without electricity during the morning hours. Temperatures dipped below
freezing across much of the Great Plains Region. Twenty cities, including
fourteen in Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date. North
Platte NE reported a record low of 11 degrees. In Florida, four cities
reported record high temperatures for the date. The record high of 92
degrees at Miami also marked a record fourteen days of 90 degree weather in
October, and 116 such days for the year. (The National Weather Summary)


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