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Regional Hourly Observations For MCDUFFIE County
Issued at 100 PM EST SAT NOV 17 2018

...Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Savannah Arpt  FAIR      65  47  52 VRB5      30.20F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  37; 6HR MAX TEMP:  65;                                

Hunter AAF     FAIR      65  51  60 E6        30.18F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  37; 6HR MAX TEMP:  66;                                

Fort Stewart   FAIR      65  46  50 SE6       30.18F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  36; 6HR MAX TEMP:  65;                                

Statesboro     FAIR      63  43  48 S3        30.21F                  
Sylvania       FAIR      65  44  46 CALM      30.21F                  
Claxton        FAIR      66  44  44 CALM      30.21F                  

...CSRA, Central and far Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Thomson        FAIR      63  42  45 NW3       30.26F                  
Augusta-Bush   FAIR      62  42  47 SE6       30.22F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  33; 6HR MAX TEMP:  63;                                

Augusta-Daniel FAIR      61  41  47 S5        30.22F                  
Swainsboro     NOT AVBL                                               
Vidalia        FAIR      64  37  36 CALM      30.20F                  
Eastman        FAIR      63  43  48 W3        30.23F                  
Hazlehurst     FAIR      65  37  35 CALM      30.19F                  
Alma           FAIR      66  43  43 SE6       30.19F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  36; 6HR MAX TEMP:  66;                                

Waycross       FAIR      65  34  31 S3        30.19F                  
Jesup          FAIR      68  43  40 CALM      30.19F                  
Baxley         FAIR      63  41  45 S3        30.19F                  
Brunswick      FAIR      64  46  52 CALM      30.20F                  
Saint Simons   FAIR      66  49  54 E6        30.20F                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  41; 6HR MAX TEMP:  66; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                


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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 63 degrees north, near 64 degrees central, and near 64 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. Winds are from the north at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 5 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 66 degrees at Saint Simons, Columbus, Bainbridge, Alma, and Albany. The lowest temperature is 58 degrees at Rome, Gainesville, 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 MCDUFFIE County,GA

808 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

Minor to moderate flooding on the Congaree River, Enoree River,
Great Pee Dee River and Wateree River will continue through the
weekend and into next week. Please see river flood products or 
the AHPS website at 
https:/water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=cae for 
information on river flooding.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For MCDUFFIE County, GA
Issued at 103 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Light and variable winds.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds, becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 40.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

THANKSGIVING DAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   NOV 22-26    NOV 24-30    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Above     Normal     Normal                      
 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 November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -19.200000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:08 EST Set 17:32 EST
Transit Meridian 12:20 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:43 EST Ends 17:57 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

NOVEMBER 17TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
Ludlum)
...1927...
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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