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Regional Hourly Observations For IRWIN County
Issued at 100 AM EST MON DEC 18 2017

SOUTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SAVANNAH       CLEAR     51  48  89 CALM      30.19S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  50; 6HR MAX TEMP:  57;                                

VALDOSTA       PTCLDY    64  61  90 SW3       30.18R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  64; 6HR MAX TEMP:  68;                                

ALMA           FOG       55  53  93 CALM      30.16S VSB 3/4          
6HR MIN TEMP:  54; 6HR MAX TEMP:  66;                                

ST SIMONS      CLOUDY    59  58  96 SW5       30.19R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  55; 6HR MAX TEMP:  63;                                

FT STEWART     CLEAR     53  48  86 CALM        N/A                   
ALBANY         CLOUDY    63  62  97 S3        30.18R                  
HUNTER AFB     CLEAR     53  50  90 CALM        N/A                   
MOODY AFB      PTCLDY    64  60  87 SW6       30.17R                  
BRUNSWICK      CLOUDY    59  55  88 SW3       30.19S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BAINBRIDGE*    CLOUDY    68  68 100 S6        30.16F                  
MOULTRIE*        N/A     63  61  94 SW3       30.19R                  
VIDALIA*       PTCLDY    54  54 100 CALM      30.17S                  
WAYCROSS*      PTCLDY    57  54  91 CALM      30.17S FOG              
DOUGLAS*       PTCLDY    57  55  94 CALM      30.19R                  

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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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For IRWIN County
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7-Day Forecast For IRWIN County, GA
Issued at 943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

REST OF TONIGHT
Warmer, cloudy. Slight chance of rain late in the evening, then chance of rain after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Near steady temperature around 60. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight. Patchy fog in the evening, then areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Lows around 60. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms likely and slight chance of rain showers in the evening, then partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs in the upper 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny with slight chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with slight chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of showers 30 percent.

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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 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 December 18, 2017 the 352th Day of Year

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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