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Regional Hourly Observations For LINCOLN County
Issued at 100 PM EST MON DEC 18 2017

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        PTSUNNY   59  55  87 SW9       30.17F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  48; 6HR MAX TEMP:  59;                                

ATHENS         MOSUNNY   62  53  72 VRB6      30.15F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  48; 6HR MAX TEMP:  62;                                

CHAMBLEE       CLOUDY    55  51  86 SW6       30.17F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  46; 6HR MAX TEMP:  55;                                

PEACHTREE CITY CLOUDY    60  55  83 VRB3      30.19F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  48; 6HR MAX TEMP:  60;                                

ROME           CLOUDY    53  51  93 CALM      30.18F FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  45; 6HR MAX TEMP:  52;                                

WEST ATLANTA   CLOUDY    56  53  90 SW6       30.18F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  47; 6HR MAX TEMP:  56;                                

GAINESVILLE    SUNNY     60  52  74 VRB7      30.15F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  47; 6HR MAX TEMP:  61;                                

CARTERSVILLE   CLOUDY    52  51  97 VRB3      30.19F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  46; 6HR MAX TEMP:  54;                                


  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        CLOUDY    52  52 100 CALM      30.21S                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* PTSUNNY   56  52  86 W8        30.16F FOG              
MARIETTA       CLOUDY    55  55 100 SW5       30.16F                  
KENNESAW*      CLOUDY    55  51  86 W10       30.19F FOG              
CANTON*        CLOUDY    57  54  88 NW6       30.17F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100pm EST, Monday December 18, 2017

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 59 degrees north, near 63 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, cloudy central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 5 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. 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 75 degrees at Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Dalton and Cartersville.


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 LINCOLN County,GA

300 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For LINCOLN County, GA
Issued at 102 PM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Near steady temperature in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Partly sunny. Highs around 70. West winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

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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 
                   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