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Regional Hourly Observations For WORTH County
Issued at 100 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018

SOUTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SAVANNAH       PTSUNNY   89  75  63 W8        30.02F HX  99           
VALDOSTA       FAIR      88  75  65 VRB3      30.03F HX  97           
ALMA           LGT RAIN  87  76  69 W6        30.02F HX  97           
ST SIMONS      LGT RAIN  80  75  84 CALM      30.03F                  
FT STEWART     FAIR      91  74  57 SW6       29.99F THUNDER HX  99   
ALBANY         FAIR      88  74  63 SW8       30.05F HX  96           
HUNTER AFB     FAIR      90  76  62 SW9       29.99F HX 102           
MOODY AFB      CLOUDY    89  75  64 SW5       30.02F HX  98           
BRUNSWICK      FAIR      81  75  83 CALM      30.03F                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BAINBRIDGE*    FAIR      88  72  58 SW7       30.05S HX  94           
MOULTRIE*      FAIR      88  72  58 W5        30.05F HX  94           
VIDALIA*       FAIR      90  72  55 W5        30.02F HX  96           
WAYCROSS*      PTSUNNY   88  76  68 W6        30.02  HX  99           
DOUGLAS*       FAIR      88  73  62 W8        30.04F HX  96           

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1200pm EDT, Tuesday July 17, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 84 degrees north, near 87 degrees central, and near 87 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The heat index is near 90 degrees north. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 76 degrees. The heat index is near 97 degrees central. In the south, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 76 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 west at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 90 degrees at Brunswick. The lowest temperature is 80 degrees at Columbus.


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 WORTH County
Hazardous report currently not available
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7-Day Forecast For WORTH County, GA
Issued at 937 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

REST OF TODAY
Chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms late in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs around 90. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs around 90. West winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

FRIDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 90. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

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

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny with a 30 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 22-26    JUL 24-30    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      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

Tuesday July 17, 2018 the 198th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.030000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:39 EDT Set 20:43 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:12 EDT Ends 21:10 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 17TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1934...
One of the worst heat waves in the history of the nation commenced. During
the last two weeks of the month extreme heat claimed 679 lives in Michigan,
including 300 in Detroit alone. (The Weather Channel)
...1941...
A prolonged heat wave over Washington State finally came to an end.
Lightning from untimely thunderstorms was responsible for 598 forest fires.
(David Ludlum)
...1952...
Thunderstorms helped the temperatur at Key West FL to dip to 69 degrees, to
equal their July record established on the first of July in 1923. (The
Weather Channel)
...1957...
On a warm and sunny day at Wilmington DE, with a high of 86 degrees, a dust
devil suddenly appeared. It tore most the roof off one house, and stripped
shingles from a neighboring house. A TV aerial was toppled, and clothes
were blown off clothes lines. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Slow moving thunderstorms caused flooding on the Guadalupe River in Texas
resulting in tragic loss of life. A bus and van leaving a summer youth camp
stalled near the rapidly rising river, just west of the town of Comfort,
and a powerful surge of water swept away 43 persons, mostly teenagers. Ten
drowned in the floodwaters. Most of the others were rescued from tree tops
by helicopter. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A dozen cities in the eastern U.S., and six others in California, reported
record high temperatures for the date. Downtown San Francisco CA, with a
high of 103 degrees, obliterated their previous record high of 82 degrees.
Philadelphia PA reported a record five straight days of 100 degree heat,
and Baltimore MD reported a record eight days of 100 degree weather for the
year. Afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced severe weather along the
Middle Atlantic Coast, and over southern New England. (The National Weather
Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms produced severe weather from South Dakota to Lousiana, with
126 reports of large hail and damaging winds during the day and night.
Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced hail four inches in diameter in Frontier
County, and at North Platte, causing millions of dollars damage to crops in
Frontier County. Thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced wind gusts to 90 mph at
Peggs. Tahlequah OK was drenched with 5.25 inches of rain. (Storm Data)
(The National Weather Summary)


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