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Regional Hourly Observations For GREENVILLE County
800 AM EDT TUE OCT 16 2018


...UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON       FAIR      66  65  96 CALM      30.13R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  64; 6HR MAX TEMP:  67;                                

LIBERTY        FOG       60  60 100 CALM      30.13S VSB 1/4          
6HR MIN TEMP:  60; 6HR MAX TEMP:  62;                                

SPARTANBURG    FAIR      64  63  94 CALM      30.13R FOG              
CLEMSON        FAIR      65  64  97 CALM      30.15R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  63; 6HR MAX TEMP:  67;                                

GREENVILLE     FAIR      69  66  90 CALM      30.15R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  66; 6HR MAX TEMP:  69;                                

GREENWOOD      FOG       67  67 100 CALM      30.15R VSB 1/4          
6HR MIN TEMP:  66; 6HR MAX TEMP:  70;                                

GREER          FAIR      66  66 100 W3        30.14R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  64; 6HR MAX TEMP:  67;                                

ROCK HILL      CLOUDY    68  67  96 CALM      30.14R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  64; 6HR MAX TEMP:  68; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

CHESTER        CLOUDY    66  66 100 CALM      30.15R FOG              
LAURENS        CLOUDY    68  68 100 CALM      30.14R                  


...CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBIA APT   MOCLDY    73  72  96 SW3       30.12R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  75;                                

COLUMBIA OWENS MOCLDY    72  69  90 CALM      30.13R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  74;                                

MCENTIRE ANGB  MOCLDY    69  69 100 CALM      30.13R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  67; 6HR MAX TEMP:  72;                                

ORANGEBURG     CLOUDY    72  70  93 W5        30.13R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  72; 6HR MAX TEMP:  73;                                

SUMTER SHAW    MOCLDY    72  70  93 CALM      30.12R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  71; 6HR MAX TEMP:  72;                                

NEWBERRY         N/A     70  70 100 SW3       30.16R                  
AIKEN          CLOUDY    70  70 100 S5        30.16R                  
BARNWELL       CLOUDY    72  72 100 SW5       30.14R                  
MANNING        PTSUNNY   68  68 100 CALM      30.13R                  
CAMDEN         FAIR      70  70 100 CALM      30.13R FOG              
WINNSBORO      FAIR      70  70 100 SW3       30.13S                  


...EASTERN AND COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MYRTLE BEACH   FAIR      74  72  93 W5        30.14R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  71; 6HR MAX TEMP:  75;                                

N MYRTLE BCH   FAIR      74  73  97 CALM      30.12R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  73; 6HR MAX TEMP:  78;                                

CONWAY         FOG       70  70 100 CALM      30.14R VSB 1/4          
MARION         FOG       70  70 100 CALM      30.13R VSB 1/4          
HARTSVILLE     FAIR      68  68 100 CALM      30.12S FOG              
FLORENCE       MOCLDY    73  71  93 SW3       30.13R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  73;                                

DARLINGTON     FAIR      68  68 100 S3        30.13R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  67; 6HR MAX TEMP:  70;                                

CHARLESTON APT MOCLDY    73  73 100 CALM      30.13R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  74;                                

WALTERBORO     FOG       72  72 100 CALM      30.14R VSB 3/4          
BEAUFORT       FOG       75  75 100 SW6       30.13  VSB 3/4          
6HR MIN TEMP:  69; 6HR MAX TEMP:  75;                                



...EASTERN GEORGIA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA BUSH F FAIR      72  71  97 S6        30.12R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  68; 6HR MAX TEMP:  72;                                

AUGUSTA DANIEL FAIR      73  70  90 S5        30.13R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  72; 6HR MAX TEMP:  74;                                

THOMSON        FOG       69  69  99 CALM      30.18R VSB 1/4          
6HR MIN TEMP:  67; 6HR MAX TEMP:  69;                                

CLAXTON        CLOUDY    76  74  96 CALM      30.13S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  71; 6HR MAX TEMP:  76;                                

SYLVANIA       PTSUNNY   73  73 100 CALM      30.15R FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  74;                                

STATESBORO     CLOUDY    73  72  96 CALM      30.14R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  72; 6HR MAX TEMP:  73;                                

SAVANNAH       FOG       73  73 100 W6        30.14R VSB 1/2          
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  74;                                



...SOUTHERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CHARLOTTE      MOCLDY    67  66  97 S3        30.14R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  64; 6HR MAX TEMP:  67;                                

MONROE         CLOUDY    68  65  90 CALM      30.13R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  65; 6HR MAX TEMP:  68;                                

WADESBORO      FOG       66  64  96 CALM      30.14R VSB 1/4          
ROCKINGHAM     CLOUDY    67  67 100 CALM      30.13R FOG              
ASHEVILLE      FAIR      61  58  90 N10       30.20S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  61; 6HR MAX TEMP:  64;                                


Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in South Carolina
Based on observations at 800am EDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across South Carolina...temperatures are near 69 degrees west, near 73 degrees central, and near 73 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, mostly cloudy central, and mostly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. Winds are calm west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Beaufort. The lowest temperature is 66 degrees at Greer and Anderson.


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.

US Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For GREENVILLE County,SC

433 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms may develop across the region
this afternoon. The greatest chance of thunderstorms will be
southeast of the Interstate 85 corridor. The primary threat with any
thunderstorms will be a few cloud-to-ground lightning strikes. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

None.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For GREENVILLE County, SC
Issued at 657 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

TODAY
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers this morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming south this afternoon. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TONIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For South Carolina
                           S CAROLINA                                                                     
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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                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Below        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 07:30 EDT Set 18:48 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:09 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:06 EDT Ends 19:12 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