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Regional Hourly Observations For LAMAR County
Issued at 400 AM EDT WED MAR 21 2018
CENTRAL GEORGIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS AUGUSTA-BUSH CLOUDY 52 38 58 W16 29.65S AUGUSTA-DANIEL CLOUDY 52 37 56 W10G24 29.65S COLUMBUS MOCLDY 47 36 65 NW10G22 29.83S MACON CLOUDY 50 41 71 W14 29.76R ROBINS AFB MOCLDY 51 40 67 W13G24 29.75R CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LAGRANGE* FAIR 44 36 73 NW10G16 29.83F SYLVANIA* FAIR 54 42 63 W16G26 29.69R MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR 50 37 62 NW25G32 29.73R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 400am EDT, Wednesday March 21, 2018
Across Georgia...temperatures are near 38 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 56 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 23 mph with gusts at 33 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 27 degrees north. Winds are from the west at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the northwest at 9 mph with gusts at 20 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 57 degrees at Alma. The lowest temperature is 35 degrees at Gainesville.
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 LAMAR County,GA
405 AM EDT Wed Mar 21 2018 DAY ONE Today and TonightThere is a chance for a wintry mix of mainly rain and snow across the higher elevations of far north Georgia through this morning. No significant accumulations are expected, though the higher ridges may see a light accumulation, generally on grassy or elevated surfaces. Patchy slick spots are possible on roads. A Wind Advisory is in effect today from noon to 8 PM EDT for sustained wind speeds of 20 to 25 mph and gusts up to 35 mph. Refer to the Wind Advisory product /ATLNPWFFC/ for more information. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Thursday through Tuesday No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For LAMAR County, GA
Issued at 340 AM EDT Wed Mar 21 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
GEORGIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 26-30 MAR 28-APR 3 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Above Precipitation: Above Above Above Normal .... 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
Wednesday March 21, 2018 the 80th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.620000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 06:37 EDT Set 18:48 EDT Transit Meridian 12:41 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:13 EDT Ends 19:11 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
MARCH 21ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1932... A tornado swarm occurred in the Deep South. Between late afternoon and early the next morning severe thunderstorms spawned 31 tornadoes in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee. The tornadoes killed 334 persons and injured 1784 others. Northern Alabama was hardest hit. Tornadoes in Alabama killed 286 persons and caused five million dollars damage. (David Ludlum) ...1952... Severe thunderstorms spawned thirty-one tornadoes across Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky. The tornadoes killed 343 persons and caused 15 million dollars damage. Arkansas and Tennessee each reported thirteen tornadoes. The towns of Judsonia AR and Henderson TN were nearly wiped off the map in what proved to be the worst tornado outbreak of record for Arkansas. A tornado, one and a half miles wide at times, left a church the only undamaged building at Judsonia. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky