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Regional Hourly Observations For WAYNE County
Issued at 100 PM EDT THU JUL 19 2018

...Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Savannah Arpt  PTSUNNY   89  77  67 E8        29.96S HX 101           
Hunter AAF     FAIR      86  75  69 SE10      29.94R HX  95           
Fort Stewart   FAIR      88  73  61 E3        29.93F HX  96           
Statesboro     PTSUNNY   86  76  74 E5        29.96S HX  96           
Sylvania       PTSUNNY   88  78  72 SE6       29.98S HX 102           
Claxton        FAIR      89  77  67 CALM      29.95S HX 101           

...CSRA, Central and far Southeast Georgia...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Thomson        PTSUNNY   86  73  65 SE10      30.03F HX  93           
Augusta-Bush   PTSUNNY   88  76  67 VRB3      29.97F HX  99           
Augusta-Daniel FAIR      88  74  63 VRB5      29.99F HX  96           
Swainsboro     FAIR      88  77  70 E7        29.97S HX 100           
Vidalia        FAIR      88  72  58 CALM      29.96S HX  94           
Eastman        FAIR      89  67  48 E5        29.98F HX  92           
Hazlehurst       N/A     88  73  62 CALM      29.94F HX  95           
Alma           FAIR      90  73  57 CALM      29.94F HX  98           
Waycross       PTSUNNY   89  72  56 CALM      29.93F HX  96           
Jesup          NOT AVBL                                               
Baxley         FAIR      88  72  58 CALM      29.94F HX  94           
Brunswick      RAIN      79  73  83 CALM      29.96F                  
Saint Simons   NOT AVBL                                               

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Thursday July 19, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 86 degrees north, near 88 degrees central, and near 86 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, partly sunny central, and partly sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The heat index is near 91 degrees north. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 74 degrees. The heat index is near 96 degrees central. In the south, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 77 degrees. The heat index is near 97 degrees south. The livestock heat stress category is danger north, danger central, and danger south. Winds are from the east at 8 mph with gusts at 17 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southeast at 6 mph 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 90 degrees at Alma. The lowest temperature is 79 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 WAYNE County
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7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, GA
Issued at 322 AM EDT Thu Jul 19 2018

TODAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TONIGHT
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 5 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Heat index readings 99 to 103.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.

SUNDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Georgia
                              GEORGIA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   JUL 24-28 JUL 26-AUG 1    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     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

Thursday July 19, 2018 the 200th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.660000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:40 EDT Set 20:42 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:14 EDT Ends 21:09 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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JULY 19TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1886...
A hurricane from the Gulf of Mexico crossed Florida causing great damage
from Cedar Keys to Jacksonville. (David Ludlum)
...1901...
Beginning this date, Bowling Green, KY's temperature would rise to or 
above 100 degrees for ten consecutive days, a record.
...1960...
Cow Creek and Greenland Ranch in Death Valley CA reported morning lows of
102 degrees. The afternoon high at Greenland Ranch was 124 degrees, and the
high at Cow Creek that afternoon was 126 degrees. The coolest low for the
entire month for both locations was 82 degrees. (The Weather Channel)
...1974...
A severe thunderstorm with winds to 80 mph and up to two inches of rain
washed out four to five foot deep sections of roadway in Lake Havasu City
AZ. Three persons in a station wagon died as it was carried 3000 feet down
a wash by a ten foot wall of water. (The Weather Channel)
...1977...
Thunderstorms produced torrential rains over parts of southwestern
Pennsylvania. Some places receive more than twelve inches in a seven hour
period. The heavy rains cause flash flooding along streams resulting in
widespread severe damage. The cloudburst floods Johnstown with up to ten
feet of water resulting in 76 deaths, countless injuries, and 424 million
dollars damage. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Fifteen cities in the western and the southeastern U.S. reported record low
temperatures for the date, including Winnemucca NV with a reading of 33
degrees. Flagstaff AZ reported a record low of 34 degrees. Afternoon and
evening thunderstorms produced severe weather in New York State and New
Jersey. High winds and hail two inches in diameter injured two persons and
caused considerable damage to crops in the Pine Island area of central New
York State. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced more than five inches of rain at Red
Cloud, including two inches in fifteen minutes. Torrid temperatures
continued over California, with record highs of 115 degrees at Red Bluff
and 116 degrees at Redding. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
Early morning thunderstorms in the Lower Mississippi Valley produced 5.50
inches of rain south of Alexander AR in just ninety minutes, and flash
flooding which resulted claimed the life of one woman. Thunderstorms in
Indiana produced 4.95 inches of rain in twelve hours east of Muncie. Eight
cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the
date, including Las Vegas NV with a reading of 115 degrees, and Phoenix AZ
with a high of 116 degrees. The low that night at Phoenix of 93 degrees was
the warmest of record for that location. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

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