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Regional Hourly Observations For WORTH County
Issued at 700 AM EDT TUE OCT 16 2018

SOUTH GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SAVANNAH       FOG       73  73 100 SW5       30.12R VSB 3/4          
VALDOSTA       CLOUDY    69  69 100 CALM      30.12R FOG              
ALMA           FOG       75  73  93 S7        30.12R VSB 1/2          
ST SIMONS      FAIR      75  72  90 SW3       30.12S FOG              
FT STEWART     CLOUDY    73  73 100 CALM      30.10S FOG              
ALBANY         FAIR      72  70  93 CALM      30.13R FOG              
HUNTER AFB     FOG       74  72  96 SW5       30.09S VSB 5/8          
MOODY AFB      FAIR      69  69 100 CALM      30.11R                  
BRUNSWICK      FOG       68  64  88 CALM      30.13R VSB 1/2          

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MOULTRIE*      FAIR      70  68  94 CALM      30.13R                  
VIDALIA*       CLOUDY    75  72  88 SW6       30.13R                  
WAYCROSS*      FOG       74  71  89 CALM      30.13R VSB 1/2          
DOUGLAS*       FOG       72  72 100 CALM      30.14R VSB 1/4          

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 700am EDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 72 degrees central, and near 69 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the west at 5 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 75 degrees at Vidalia, Saint Simons, and Alma. The lowest temperature is 59 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 WORTH County
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7-Day Forecast For WORTH County, GA
Issued at 741 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of showers early in the morning. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 90. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 70. West winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds up to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Cooler. Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 70.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For 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)


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