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Regional Hourly Observations For MITCHELL County
Issued at 100 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

SOUTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SAVANNAH       FAIR      73  71  93 S5        30.10F                  
VALDOSTA       FAIR      71  69  93 CALM      30.08F                  
ALMA           MOCLDY    72  70  93 CALM      30.08S                  
ST SIMONS      FAIR      77  69  76 S7        30.09F                  
FT STEWART     FAIR      71  70  95 CALM      30.07F                  
ALBANY         FAIR      73  72  96 S3        30.08F                  
HUNTER AFB     FAIR      74  70  88 S5        30.07F                  
MOODY AFB      FAIR      72  69  88 S6        30.07F                  
BRUNSWICK      FAIR      73  70  88 S7        30.11S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BAINBRIDGE*    FAIR      73  73 100 CALM      30.07F                  
MOULTRIE*      FAIR      72  70  94 CALM      30.09S                  
VIDALIA*       FAIR      73  70  88 CALM      30.09S                  
WAYCROSS*      FAIR      72  69  90 S3        30.09S                  
DOUGLAS*       FAIR      72  70  94 CALM      30.10F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are rain north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to rain. Winds are from the east at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 66 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 MITCHELL County
Hazardous report currently not available
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7-Day Forecast For MITCHELL County, GA
Issued at 911 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. South winds up to 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Light winds becoming south up to 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 70. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 70. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 70. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 70. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

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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 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below     Normal                      

....  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 May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.760000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:31 EDT Set 20:33 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:31 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:04 EDT Ends 21:00 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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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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