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Regional Hourly Observations For COLUMBIA County
Issued at 1100 AM EST SUN DEC 05 2021

CENTRAL GEORGIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA-BUSH   PTSUNNY   58  52  80 CALM      30.20F HAZE             
AUGUSTA-DANIEL SUNNY     64  54  69 E5        30.21S HAZE             
COLUMBUS       CLOUDY    62  53  72 CALM      30.18S                  
MACON          SUNNY     64  54  69 CALM      30.19F HAZE             
ROBINS AFB     SUNNY     57  57 100 CALM      30.19S                  

  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAGRANGE*      CLOUDY    61  53  75 S3        30.17F                  
SYLVANIA*      SUNNY     65  57  75 SW3       30.21F                  
MILLEDGEVILLE* CLOUDY    55  55 100 CALM      30.23F FOG              

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Georgia
Based on observations at 1100am EST, Sunday December 05, 2021

Across Georgia...temperatures are near 60 degrees north, near 64 degrees central, and near 60 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, sunny central, and partly sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 83%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. Conditions are hazy central. Winds are from the east at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 69 degrees at Hunter AFB. The lowest temperature is 57 degrees at Robins AFB and Cartersville.


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 COLUMBIA County,GA

1030 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For COLUMBIA County, GA
Issued at 1105 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. East winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds around 5 mph, becoming south after midnight.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph, becoming northwest after midnight.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

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

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Near steady temperature in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.

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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 
                   DEC 10-14    DEC 12-18    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below      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

Sunday December 05, 2021 the 339th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -22.510000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:24 EST Set 17:28 EST
Transit Meridian 12:26 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:58 EST Ends 17:54 EST

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

DECEMBER 5TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1886...
A big snowstorm in the southeastern U.S. produced 11 inches at Montgomery
AL, 18.5 inches at Rome GA, and 22.5 inches at Knoxville TN. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
...1941...
The temperature at Enosburg Falls soared to 72 degrees to establish a state
record for Vermont for the month of December. (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
A killer tornado hit Vicksburg MS killing 38 persons, injuring 270 others,
and causing 25 million dollars damage, the most damage since the
forty-seven days of continuous shelling the town received in the Civil War.
(David Ludlum)
...1987...
Heavy snow blanketed parts of the north central U.S., and freezing drizzle
produced a coat of ice up to half an inch thick in northwestern Minnesota
and eastern North Dakota. Snowfall totals ranged up to seven inches at
Grand Rapids MN, and 12 inches at Seney MI. High winds in the north central
U.S. gusted to 63 mph at Pellston MI, and reached 70 mph at Makinaw Bridge
MI. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
There was only a "flurry" of activity, as for much of the nation winter
remained on hold. The cold and snow of winter was primarily confined to the
northeastern U.S. Five cities in the north central U.S. reported record
high temperatures for the date, including Norfolk NE with a reading of 65
degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
A warm Pacific storm system brought high winds and heavy rain to western
Washington and western Oregon. Up to ten inches of rain deluged the western
slopes of the Cascade Mountain Range in Washington State over a three day
period, and 500 persons had to be evacuated due to flooding along the
Skagit River. Up to five inches of rain drenched northwest Oregon, and
winds gusted to 71 mph at Netarts. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)

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