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Regional Hourly Observations For TWIGGS County
Issued at 900 AM EDT TUE OCT 16 2018

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   FAIR      74  73  97 CALM      30.13R                  
AUGUSTA-DANIEL CLOUDY    75  71  87 SW3       30.15R                  
COLUMBUS       PTSUNNY   72  70  93 CALM      30.14R                  
MACON          FAIR      74  72  93 CALM      30.14R                  
ROBINS AFB     PTSUNNY   73  73  97 CALM      30.13R                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      FAIR      70  69  98 CALM      30.16R                  
SYLVANIA*      CLOUDY    74  74  99 CALM      30.17R                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* FAIR      72  72 100 CALM      30.14R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 74 degrees central, and near 73 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fog north, fair central, and cloudy 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 93%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Visibility is less than one mile north. Winds are from the north at 9 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to fog. 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 79 degrees at Saint Simons. The lowest temperature is 61 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 TWIGGS County,GA

430 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight  

Isolated thunderstorms are possible over central and portions of
north Georgia this afternoon and early evening. The main hazard
will be occasional lightning.


 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday  

Isolated thunderstorms are possible across central Georgia on
Saturday.

Otherwise, no hazardous weather is expected at this time.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.



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7-Day Forecast For TWIGGS County, GA
Issued at 400 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

TODAY
Patchy fog early then Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. light Northwest winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 70.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

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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 
                   OCT 21-25    OCT 23-29    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Above        Above                                            

....  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

Tuesday October 16, 2018 the 289th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -9.230000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:40 EDT Set 19:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:20 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:16 EDT Ends 19:24 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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OCTOBER 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1780...
The most deadly Western Hemisphere hurricane on record raged across the 
Caribbean. It killed 22,000 people on the islands of Martinique, St. 
Eustatius, and Barbados. Thousands more died at sea. (NWS Louisville)
...1913...
The temperature in Downtown San Francisco soared to 101 degrees to equal
their record for October. (The Weather Channel)
...1925...
A family of tornadoes and downbursts moved over a 45 mile long path from 
Warren County through Edmonson County into Hart County. Two homes near 
Bowling Green were blown into the Barren River. A hotel was torn apart at 
Mammoth Cave National Park. (NWS Louisville)
...1937...
An unlikely winter-like storm produced as much as ten inches of snow in
Minnesota and Iowa.
...1987...
Ten cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date. The low of 34 degrees at Augusta GA marked their third straight
morning of record cold. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to
parts of the central U.S. Lightning struck a bull and six cows under a tree
near Battiest OK. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Late afternoon thunderstorms produced severe weather in southwestern Lower
Michigan and northern Indiana. One thunderstorm spawned a tornado north of
Nappanee IN which caused half a million dollars damage. Six cities in
California reported record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 100 degrees at Red Bluff CA was the latest such reading of record
for so late in the autumn season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Heavy snow blanketed the foothills of Colorado. Up to three inches was
reported around Denver. Echo Lake was buried under nineteen inches of snow.
Temperatures again warmed into the 80s and lower 90s in the eastern and
south central U.S. Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Atlantic City NJ with a reading of 84 degrees. (Storm
Data) (The National Weather Summary)


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