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Regional Hourly Observations For MARION County
Issued at 1100 PM EST WED DEC 13 2017

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   CLEAR     38  21  50 SW3       29.87S                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL CLEAR     44  19  36 SW6       29.87R                  
COLUMBUS       CLEAR     45  25  45 W8        29.93R                  
MACON          CLEAR     43  22  43 SW7       29.90S                  
ROBINS AFB     CLEAR     46  22  39 SW8       29.90S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      CLEAR     34  26  72 S3        29.91S                  
SYLVANIA*      CLEAR     43  27  54 SW5       29.92S                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* CLEAR     36  28  75 CALM      29.89S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1000pm EST, Wednesday December 13, 2017

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 43 degrees north, near 43 degrees central, and near 44 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, clear central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the west at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm 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 48 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 30 degrees at 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 MARION County,GA

503 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday  

There is a slight chance for thunderstorms across central 
Georgia Monday. Otherwise no hazardous weather is expected at this
time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.



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7-Day Forecast For MARION County, GA
Issued at 244 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs around 60. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. light North winds.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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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 19-23    DEC 21-27    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      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

Wednesday December 13, 2017 the 347th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.210000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:30 EST Set 17:29 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:03 EST Ends 17:56 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 13TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1915...
A heavy snowstorm kicked off the snowiest winter in modern records for
western New England. (The Weather Channel)
...1962...
Record cold weather gripped the nation. The low temperature in Lexington, KY 
fell to -6 degrees (record low on this date), -3 at Covington and -3 at Paducah. 
Severe cold conditions went as far south as Florida with a hard freeze. Morning 
lows reached 35 degrees at Miami, 18 degrees at Tampa, and 12 degrees at 
Jacksonville. It was the coldest December weather of the 20th century and caused 
millions of dollars damage to crops and foliage. In Georgia, the morning low of 
9 degrees below zero at Blairsville established a state record for the month of 
December. 
...1987...
A major winter storm produced high winds and heavy snow in the Southern
Rockies and the Southern High Plains. Snowfall totals in New Mexico ranged
up to 25 inches at Cedar Crest, with up to three feet of snow reported in
the higher elevations. Winds of 75 mph, with gusts to 124 mph, were
reported northeast of Albuquerque NM. El Paso TX was buried under 22.4
inches of snow, including a single storm record of 16.8 inches in 24 hours.
The snowfall total surpassed their previous record for an entire winter
season of 18.4 inches. Record cold was experienced the next three nights as
readings dipped into the single numbers. High winds ushering unseasonably
cold air into the southwestern U.S. gusted to 100 mph at Grapevine CA. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Low pressure off the Atlantic coast produced up to a foot of snow in
eastern Nassau County and western Suffolk County of southeastern New York
State. Mild weather prevailed across the western half of the country. Nine
cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including Goodland
KS with a reading of 74 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Strong northwesterly winds, ushering bitterly cold arctic air into the
central U.S., produced squalls with heavy snow in the Great Lakes Region.
Snowfall totals in Upper Michigan ranged up to 24 inches at Manistique.
Nine cities in Arkansas and Texas reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico Rock AR with a reading of 4 degrees above zero.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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