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Regional Hourly Observations For MCINTOSH County
Issued at 700 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018

...Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Savannah Arpt  MOCLDY    67  56  67 E8        30.23S                  
Hunter AAF     FAIR      66  55  67 NE6       30.20S                  
Fort Stewart   FAIR      66  57  71 E5        30.20S                  
Statesboro     FAIR      60  54  78 CALM      30.23R                  
Sylvania       FAIR      60  55  81 CALM      30.23S                  
Claxton        MOCLDY    65  58  80 CALM      30.22R                  

...CSRA, Central and far Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Thomson        FAIR      58  48  70 CALM      30.29R                  
Augusta-Bush   FAIR      60  53  77 CALM      30.22S                  
Augusta-Daniel FAIR      66  44  45 E3        30.23S                  
Swainsboro     FAIR      61  54  77 CALM      30.23S                  
Vidalia        FAIR      64  52  63 E3        30.21F                  
Eastman        FAIR      64  53  67 CALM      30.23S                  
Hazlehurst     FAIR      69  53  56 CALM      30.20S                  
Alma           FAIR      68  56  65 E5        30.20R                  
Waycross       FAIR      67  61  80 E5        30.20R                  
Jesup          FAIR      66  57  72 E3        30.22R                  
Baxley         FAIR      63  55  77 E5        30.20S                  
Brunswick      FAIR      66  59  77 N5        30.21S                  
Saint Simons   FAIR      71  59  65 NE9       30.19S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 700pm EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 62 degrees north, near 65 degrees central, and near 69 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 51 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 58 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 72 degrees at Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 51 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 MCINTOSH County,GA

312 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

 DAY ONE  This afternoon and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter assistance is not anticipated at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For MCINTOSH County, GA
Issued at 540 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

TUESDAY
Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

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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 
                OCT 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Above                                            
 Precipitation:     Normal        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

Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.380000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:45 EDT Set 18:53 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:19 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:21 EDT Ends 19:17 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

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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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