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Regional Hourly Observations For MERIWETHER County
Issued at 1200 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   CLOUDY    65  50  58 E9        30.29R                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL CLOUDY    64  50  60 E7        30.30S                  
COLUMBUS       CLOUDY    63  54  72 CALM      30.27S                  
MACON          PTSUNNY   65  56  72 CALM      30.28R                  
ROBINS AFB     CLOUDY    66  58  75 CALM      30.27S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      CLOUDY    58  51  78 CALM      30.29S                  
SYLVANIA*      CLOUDY    68  62  80 E5        30.29S                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* CLOUDY    66  54  63 CALM      30.28F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1200pm EST, Sunday February 18, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 61 degrees north, near 65 degrees central, and near 74 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, partly sunny central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 59%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 56 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. Winds are variable at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph 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 77 degrees at Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 54 degrees at Dalton.


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 MERIWETHER County,GA

500 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday  

There is a chance of thunderstorms Wednesday and Thursday. Otherwise, 
no hazardous weather is expected.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For MERIWETHER County, GA
Issued at 330 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

TODAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the southeast this afternoon.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. light Southeast winds.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

THURSDAY
Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   FEB 23-27 FEB 25-MAR 3    FEB       FEB-APR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       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

Sunday February 18, 2018 the 49th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.280000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:15 EST Set 18:23 EST
Transit Meridian 12:48 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:51 EST Ends 18:47 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 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1899...
While much of the central and eastern U.S. was recovering from the most
severe cold wave of modern history, the temperature at San Francisco soared
to 80 degrees to establish a record for month of February. (David Ludlum)
...1959...
Some of the higher elevations of California were in the midst of a five day
storm which produced 189 inches of snow, a single storm record for North
America. (13th-19th) (David Ludlum)
...1987...
A small but intense low pressure system combined with northerly upslope
winds to produce eight inches of snow in five hours at Meeteetsie WY,
located southeast of Cody. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Thunderstorms soaked the Central Gulf Coast Region with heavy rain. Totals
in southern Louisiana ranged up to 8.50 inches near the town of Ridge, with
6.55 inches at Plaguemine. Thunderstorms in northern Florida drenched
Apalachicola with 5.41 inches of rain in 24 hours, and produced wind gusts
to 75 mph at Mayo. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
Low pressure off the coast of North Carolina brought freezing rain and
heavy snow to Virginia and the Carolinas. Snowfall totals in Virginia
ranged up to 18 inches at Franklin. Freezing rain reached a thickness of
two inches around Charlotte NC. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1990...
An intense but slow moving Pacific storm worked its way across Utah over a
two day period. The storm blanketed the valleys with 4 to 12 inches of
snow, and produced up to 42 inches of snow in the mountains. Heavy snow
also fell across northern Arizona. Williams received 22 inches of snow, and
12 inches was reported along the south rim of the Grand Canyon. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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