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Regional Hourly Observations For PAULDING County
Issued at 1200 AM EDT SAT MAR 17 2018

ATLANTA        MOCLDY    56  48  74 SW8       30.04R                  
ATHENS         FAIR      53  42  66 SW3       30.03R                  
CHAMBLEE       FAIR      54  46  74 SW9       30.04R                  
PEACHTREE CITY FAIR      49  45  86 CALM      30.06R                  
ROME           FAIR      55  49  80 SW3       30.03R                  
WEST ATLANTA   FAIR      56  48  74 SW5       30.04R                  
GAINESVILLE    FAIR      53  42  66 W6        30.04R                  
CARTERSVILLE   FAIR      51  47  86 CALM      30.04S                  

DALTON*        FAIR      52  45  76 CALM      30.04R                  
LAWRENCEVILLE* FAIR      55  44  66 W5        30.03S                  
MARIETTA       FAIR      55  46  70 SW3       30.03R                  
KENNESAW*      FAIR      55  45  68 SW3       30.04S                  
CANTON*        FAIR      54  43  66 CALM      30.04S                  
BLAIRSVILLE*   FAIR      43  39  85 CALM      30.04S                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1200am EDT, Saturday March 17, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 56 degrees north, near 53 degrees central, and near 51 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm 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 61 degrees at Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 49 degrees at Peachtree City, LaGrange, and Augusta (Bush).

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 PAULDING County,GA

625 PM EDT Fri Mar 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight  

There is a slight chance of thunderstorms over north and 
much of central Georgia after midnight. The main hazards will be 
occasional lightning and locally heavy rainfall.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday  

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible early Saturday morning
through the early afternoon. Occasional lightning, heavy rain, and
gusty winds may be possible for any thunderstorm that develops.

Isolated to widespread thunderstorms will also be likely from 
Sunday night through Tuesday morning. Within this wave of 
activity, there is a potential for strong to severe thunderstorms 
Monday afternoon and evening. At this time, it appears that all 
severe thunderstorm hazards may be possible with storms that
develop on Monday.


Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For PAULDING County, GA
Issued at 309 PM EDT Fri Mar 16 2018

A slight chance of rain in the evening. Chance of rain after midnight, then rain with a slight chance of thunderstorms late. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Rain likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the mid 50s. light and variable winds. Chance of rain 90 percent.

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

Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 90 percent.

Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

Clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

Mostly sunny. Highs around 60.

ETA Surface Forecast Maps, AVN 6-Panel Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   MAR 22-26    MAR 24-30    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Above      Above     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

Saturday March 17, 2018 the 76th Day of Year

Declination -0.950000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:42 EDT Set 18:45 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:43 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:18 EDT Ends 19:08 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

A winter storm in southwestern and central Tennessee produced 26 inches of
snow at Riddleton, and 18.5 inches at Memphis. It was the deepest snow of
record for those areas. (David Ludlum)
Record cold on Saint Patrick's Day: Louisville 9, Lexington 4, Bowling 
Green 16. (NWS Louisville, KY)
The temperature at Snake River WY dipped to 50 degrees below zero, a record
for the U.S. for the month of March. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
A powerful spring storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Central Gulf
Coast States, and heavy snow in the High Plains Region. A tornado caused
three million dollars damage at Natchez MS, and six inches of rain in five
hours caused five million dollars damage at Vicksburg MS. Cactus TX
received 10 inches of snow. Western Kansas reported blizzard conditions.
(The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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