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Regional Hourly Observations For OGLETHORPE County
Issued at 200 AM EDT MON JUL 23 2018
NORTH GEORGIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ATLANTA FAIR 70 65 84 NW6 29.79F 6HR MIN TEMP: 69; 6HR MAX TEMP: 82; 6HR PCP: 0.15; ATHENS FAIR 67 67 100 CALM 29.78F 6HR MIN TEMP: 66; 6HR MAX TEMP: 77; 6HR PCP: 0.48; CHAMBLEE FAIR 68 67 96 W6 29.79F 6HR MIN TEMP: 68; 6HR MAX TEMP: 77; 6HR PCP: 0.10; PEACHTREE CITY FAIR 71 69 93 CALM 29.79F 6HR MIN TEMP: 70; 6HR MAX TEMP: 83; 6HR PCP: 0.38; ROME CLOUDY 69 69 100 CALM 29.79F FOG 6HR MIN TEMP: 69; 6HR MAX TEMP: 74; WEST ATLANTA FAIR 67 67 100 CALM 29.78F 6HR MIN TEMP: 67; 6HR MAX TEMP: 79; 6HR PCP: 0.10; GAINESVILLE FAIR 69 69 100 NW6 29.81F 6HR MIN TEMP: 68; 6HR MAX TEMP: 72; 6HR PCP: TRACE; CARTERSVILLE FAIR 66 66 100 CALM 29.80F 6HR MIN TEMP: 66; 6HR MAX TEMP: 70; CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS DALTON* CLOUDY 68 68 100 CALM 29.82S FOG LAWRENCEVILLE* N/A 69 67 93 CALM 29.79F MARIETTA FAIR 69 67 94 SW3 29.79F KENNESAW* MOCLDY 69 67 93 CALM 29.81F CANTON* FAIR 68 64 88 CALM 29.82F BLAIRSVILLE* CLOUDY 64 64 99 CALM 29.85F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Monday July 23, 2018
Across Georgia...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 68 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, light rain central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 7 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 78 degrees at Savannah, Hunter AFB, Columbus, and Augusta (Daniels). The lowest temperature is 67 degrees at Robins AFB 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.
US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For OGLETHORPE County,GA
250 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018 DAY ONE This afternoon through TonightIsolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will move across north and central Georgia through early this evening. Main threats will be small hail, locally heavy rain, brief gusty winds to 35 mph and cloud to ground lightning. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible but widespread severe weather is not anticipated through tonight. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday Scattered to numerous thunderstorms can be expected Monday through Saturday. A few storms could be strong to severe on any day with the main hazards being strong gusty winds, frequent lightning and minor flooding from heavy rainfall. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected through tonight.
7-Day Forecast For OGLETHORPE County, GA
Issued at 752 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
GEORGIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 28-AUG 1 JUL 30-AUG 5 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Normal Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Monday July 23, 2018 the 204th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 19.870000 Distance 0.999716 AU Rise 06:43 EDT Set 20:40 EDT Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 06:16 EDT Ends 21:06 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
//////////////////////// JULY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1788... A weather diary kept by George Washington recorded that the center of a hurricane passed directly over his Mount Vernon home. The hurricane crossed eastern North Carolina and Virginia before moving into the Central Appalachians. Norfolk VA reported houses destroyed, trees uprooted, and crops leveled to the ground. (David Ludlum) ...1898... A two hour thunderstorm deluged Atlanta GA with 4.32 inches of rain. More than a foot of water flooded Union Depot. Many street car motors burned out while trying to run through flooded streets. It grew so dark before the afternoon storm that gas lights were needed. (The Weather Channel) ...1923... Sheridan WY was drenched with 4.41 inches of rain, an all-time 24 hour record for that location. Associated flooding washed out 20 miles of railroad track. (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thunderstorms produced a record ten inches of rain in six and a half hours at Minneapolis MN, including 5.26 inches in two hours. Flash flooding claimed two lives and caused 21.3 million dollars damage. Streets in Minneapolis became rushing rivers, parking lots became lakes, and storm sewers spouted like geysers. A tornado hit Maple Grove MN causing five million dollars damage. Baseball size hail was reported at Olivia MN. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms produced severe weather in Lower Michigan and northern Ohio, over eastern sections of the Dakotas, and over the Central High Plains Region. Showers and thunderstorms soaked Wilmington NC with another two inches of rain, following six and a half inches the previous day. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Morning thunderstorms in the central U.S. drenched central Oklahoma with up to six inches of rain. Afternoon thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 85 mph at Fort Smith AR. Evening thunderstorms over Florida spawned a tornado which touched down three times in south Fort Myers causing nearly three quarters of a million dollars damage. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky