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Regional Hourly Observations For MURRAY County
Issued at 100 PM EDT SUN MAY 27 2018

NORTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ATLANTA        CLOUDY    80  68  66 E10       29.97F                  
ATHENS         PTSUNNY   81  72  74 VRB3      29.98F                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      80  68  66 SE8       29.97F                  
PEACHTREE CITY PTSUNNY   81  70  69 VRB5      29.97F                  
ROME           FAIR      85  73  67 CALM      29.95F HX  91           
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      82  69  64 E9        29.96F                  
GAINESVILLE    PTSUNNY   78  71  79 VRB5      30.02F                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      84  69  60 SE7       29.96F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
DALTON*        FAIR      82  70  65 CALM      29.97F                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* PTSUNNY   81  70  69 E8        29.99F                  
MARIETTA       CLOUDY    80  69  68 E7        29.97F                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      82  69  64 E5        29.98F                  
CANTON*        PTSUNNY   84  63  48 E5        30.00F                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   PTSUNNY   79  67  65 CALM      30.02F                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Sunday May 27, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 80 degrees north, near 81 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the east at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph with gusts at 21 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 85 degrees at Rome. The lowest temperature is 73 degrees at Brunswick.


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 MURRAY County,GA

430 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms can be expected today and
tonight. The best chances for thunderstorms will be this afternoon
and evening. The main hazard will be locally heavy rainfall that
could cause localized flooding. In addition, a few storms could
be strong with gusty winds and frequent lightning.


 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday  

Numerous to occasional showers and scattered thunderstorms can
be expected Monday and Tuesday. The main hazard will be
heavy rainfall which could cause localized flooding as well as
large scale river flooding. Also, isolated tornadoes will be
possible associated with bands from Subtropical storm Alberto.

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday
through Saturday. On any given day, a few storms could be strong
with gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rainfall.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed at this time, but spotters are 
encouraged to submit reports of any severe or significant weather and
flooding through the web by going to weather.gov/atlanta.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For MURRAY County, GA
Issued at 526 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018

TODAY
Areas of fog early then Partly sunny. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of showers. Chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TONIGHT
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Areas of fog in the morning. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then occasional showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

TUESDAY
Windy. Occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 JUN 1-JUN 5  JUN 3-JUN 9    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal      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

Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.460000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:29 EDT Set 20:36 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:32 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:02 EDT Ends 21:03 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 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1896...
A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing
thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across
a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in
Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The
tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time.
It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch
pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David
Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

...1873...
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)

...1987...
Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane,
hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size
hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma
City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain
caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

...1995...
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington 
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)

...1996...
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)



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