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Regional Hourly Observations For RICHMOND County
Issued at 100 PM EDT MON SEP 24 2018
...Southeast Georgia... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS Savannah Arpt PTSUNNY 86 72 62 E14 30.13S HX 92 Hunter AAF FAIR 87 74 64 E14 30.10F HX 96 Fort Stewart CLOUDY 84 74 71 S3 30.11S HX 90 Statesboro CLOUDY 86 68 55 CALM 30.13F Sylvania PTSUNNY 89 71 55 E3 30.14F HX 94 Claxton CLOUDY 80 75 85 E5 30.13S ...CSRA, Central and far Southeast Georgia... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS Thomson CLOUDY 79 70 72 SE8 30.23S Augusta-Bush PTSUNNY 86 71 60 E8 30.15F HX 91 Augusta-Daniel CLOUDY 83 70 64 E9 30.17F Swainsboro RAIN 82 73 74 E7 30.15S Vidalia PTSUNNY 86 68 54 SE3 30.12F Eastman PTSUNNY 85 70 61 E7 30.14F Hazlehurst RAIN 84 73 69 CALM 30.11F HX 90 Alma FAIR 89 67 47 VRB6 30.11F HX 92 Waycross FAIR 89 69 51 SE5 30.10F HX 93 Jesup CLOUDY 84 72 65 SE8 30.12S Baxley FAIR 86 68 54 E7 30.11F Brunswick CLOUDY 86 70 58 E12 30.12S HX 90 Saint Simons PTSUNNY 86 73 65 E13 30.12R HX 93
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Monday September 24, 2018
Across Georgia...temperatures are near 81 degrees north, near 89 degrees central, and near 86 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, haze central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 53%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The heat index is near 94 degrees central. In the south, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The heat index is near 91 degrees south. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, danger central, and danger south. Winds are from the southeast at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 7 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to haze. Winds are from the east at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 90 degrees at Bainbridge. The lowest temperature is 72 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 RICHMOND County,GA
350 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For RICHMOND County, GA
Issued at 103 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
GEORGIA --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY SEP 29-OCT 3 OCT 1-OCT 7 SEP SEP-NOV ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Precipitation: Normal Above .... 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 September 24, 2018 the 267th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -0.830000 Distance 0.999719 AU Rise 07:25 EDT Set 19:28 EDT Transit Meridian 13:26 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:01 EDT Ends 19:52 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
SEPTEMBER 24TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1926... The temperature at Yellowstone Park dipped to nine degrees below zero. It was the coldest reading of record in the U.S. during September. Severe freezes were widespread over the northwestern U.S. causing great crop destruction. In Washington State, Spokane County experienced their earliest snow of record. Harney Branch Experiment Station in Oregon reported a temperature of 2 degrees above zero to establish a state record for the month of September. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1950... A smoke pall from western Canada forest fires covered much of the eastern U.S. Daylight was reduced to nighttime darkness in parts of the Northeast. The color of the sun varied from pink to purple, blue, or lavendar. Yellow to grey-tan was common. (24th-30th) (The Weather Channel) ...1972... Lightning struck a man near Waldport OR, a young man who it so happens was carrying thirty-five pieces of dynamite. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... The first full day of autumn proved to be a pleasant one for much of the nation, with sunny skies and mild temperatures. Thunderstorms again formed over Florida and the southwestern deserts, and also formed along a cold front in the northeastern U.S. A storm spotter at Earp CA sighted a couple of funnel clouds, one on the California side of the state line, and the other on the Arizona side. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms developing along a stationary front produced large hail and damaging winds in the southeastern U.S., with reports of severe weather most numerous in North Carolina. Golf ball size hail was reported at Tick Creek and a number of other locations in North Carolina. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Forty-seven cities between the Rockies and the Appalachians reported record low temperatures for the date. Lows of 38 degrees at Abilene TX, 34 degrees at Jackson KY, and 36 degrees at Midland TX established records for the month of September. The low of 36 degrees at Midland smashed their previous record for the date by thirteen degrees. Fayetteville AR and Springfield MO reported their earliest freeze of record. Thunderstorms produced torrential rains in northeastern Florida. Jacksonville was deluged with 11.40 inches of rain, and flash flooding resulted in two deaths. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky