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Regional Hourly Observations For MADISON County
Issued at 600 PM EST SAT FEB 16 2019

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        MOCLDY    56  47  71 N10       29.81R                  
ATHENS         FAIR      63  46  54 W7        29.79R                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      52  45  77 W10       29.81R                  
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      64  51  62 N8        29.80R                  
ROME           CLOUDY    51  43  74 N6        29.85R                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      53  48  83 NW7       29.82R                  
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      52  46  80 W10       29.81R                  
CARTERSVILLE   CLOUDY    50  44  80 N3        29.85R                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        CLOUDY    46  43  87 N3        29.87R                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      55  47  74 VRB5      29.81R                  
MARIETTA       CLOUDY    50  45  82 NW6       29.82R                  
KENNESAW*      CLOUDY    49  44  83 VRB6      29.84R                  
CANTON*        CLOUDY    48  43  81 NW5       29.84R                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   FAIR      53  45  74 NW5       29.81R                  

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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 MADISON County,GA

238 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

Low clouds, drizzle and areas of fog are expected to develop late
tonight and persist into Sunday. Visibilities may be reduced to 
less than 1/2 mile at times.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday  

Confidence is increasing that multiple rounds of rain can be 
expected across much of the area through Friday, with 2 to as much 
as 8 inches possible by the end of the week. The highest rainfall 
amounts at this time are expected across northwest Georgia. An 
increased threat for river and stream flooding is likely through 
the week as rain falls over saturated grounds. Localized flash 
flooding will also be possible, especially over the complex 
terrain of north Georgia.

Plenty of uncertainty exists with respect to where the axis of 
heaviest rain sets up, so stay tuned to the latest forecasts and 
updates each day.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For MADISON County, GA
Issued at 220 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers late in the evening. Chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers likely. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Areas of fog in the evening. Showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Near steady temperature in the upper 40s. light Northeast winds shifting to the northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 80 percent.

WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Rain. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Rain. Lows around 40. Chance of rain 80 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

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

FRIDAY
Cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY
Cloudy. Highs in the upper 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 
                   FEB 22-26 FEB 24-MAR 2    FEB       FEB-APR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Below                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      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

Saturday February 16, 2019 the 47th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -12.070000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:17 EST Set 18:21 EST
Transit Meridian 12:48 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:53 EST Ends 18:46 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

FEBRUARY 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1899...
Washington D.C. received 1.26 inches of rain in six hours atop a snow cover
more than 30 inches deep making it the soggiest day of record. (Sandra and
TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
...1903...
The temperature at Pokegama Dam MN plunged to 59 degrees below zero to
establish a state record. (David Ludlum)
...1943...
Record cold prevailed in the northeastern U.S. The mercury plunged to 43
degrees below zero at Concord NH, and to -39 degrees at Portland ME. The
morning low of -32 degrees at Falls Village CT established a state record,
yet the afternoon high that day was 20 degrees above zero. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)

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