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Regional Hourly Observations For IRWIN County
Issued at 600 AM EDT MON OCT 22 2018

SAVANNAH       FAIR      48  41  76 NE8       30.26S                  
VALDOSTA       FAIR      48  40  73 NE5       30.20S                  
ALMA           FAIR      48  37  65 CALM      30.23R                  
ST SIMONS      FAIR      55  45  68 N9        30.20S                  
FT STEWART     FAIR      46  40  80 NE7       30.23R                  
ALBANY         FAIR      47  39  74 CALM      30.24R                  
HUNTER AFB     FAIR      51  40  66 NE5       30.22S                  
MOODY AFB      FAIR      47  40  75 NE6       30.20R                  
BRUNSWICK      FAIR      52  41  66 N7        30.22S                  

BAINBRIDGE*      N/A     50  41  71 CALM      30.21R                  
MOULTRIE*      FAIR      48  37  66 NE3       30.22R                  
VIDALIA*       FAIR      45  37  76 NE5       30.25S                  
WAYCROSS*      FAIR      48  40  74 NE3       30.23R                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 500am EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 46 degrees north, near 38 degrees central, and near 49 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. Winds are from the east at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 55 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 32 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 IRWIN County
Hazardous report currently not available
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7-Day Forecast For IRWIN County, GA
Issued at 259 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light.

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.

Cooler. Rain likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Rain likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Rain likely. Near steady temperature in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then chance of rain after midnight. Near steady temperature in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 50.

Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 60s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
               OCT 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below       Normal                                            
 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

Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

Declination -11.380000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:45 EDT Set 18:53 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:19 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:21 EDT Ends 19:17 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

The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

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