Marine Weather and Tides
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|Sunrise 6:42AM||Sunset 8:48PM||Saturday July 22, 2017 6:56 AM EDT (10:56 UTC)||Moonrise 4:51AM||Moonset 7:12PM||Illumination 2%|
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Area Discussion for - Peachtree City, GA  (on/off)  Help NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
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national weather service peachtree city ga
354 am edt Sat jul 22 2017
Short term today through Sunday
The main concern for today continues to be the persistent upper
ridge and hot temperatures. Little in the way of dynamics to force
convection... But old boundaries from Friday and afternoon heating
should be able to trigger a few showers and thunderstorms. Have
broad brushed 25 to 30 percent pops for the afternoon. Thunderstorms
should diminish by 06z and Sunday looks like it will be a repeat.
Afternoon temperatures should range in the low to mid 90s for much
of the forecast area today. Dew points were tweaked up again for
today to go with persistence. Current heat advisory looks good
except have added another row of counties on the northern side
since these areas were showing hi values of above 105. Models
indicate somewhat lower thickness values for Sunday... However still
looking for only a slight difference in MAX temperatures.
Long term Sunday night through Friday
The forecast through the extended continues to be characterized by
daily shower and thunderstorm opportunities. At the onset of the
period on Monday, an upper shortwave and approaching cold front will
serve to focus scattered convection, especially by afternoon and
evening during peak daytime heating. Given a moisture rich airmass
with pwats around 2 inches, locally heavy rainfall can be expected.
Furthermore, as is typical during mid summer with building afternoon
instability, some strong thunderstorms will be possible.
This weakening cold front will continue to linger in the
area through midweek, which will enhance diurnal convection each
day. By late week, the upper levels transition into a northwest flow
pattern. Any disturbances riding into the area will bring additional
shower and thunderstorm chances to the state with the increased
potential for mesoscale convective systems arriving from the
High temperatures will not stray too far from normal through the
long-term period, with highs generally near 90 in north georgia and
into the lower 90s in central georgia. Low temperatures, meanwhile,
will run a few degrees above normal in the mid-70s with the
exception of cooler temperatures in the mountains.
vfr conditions through the forecast with diurnal cumulus expected.
Isolated showers thunderstorms again this afternoon and evening.
Have included only vcsh in tafs so far since pops are low.
Winds will be light and variable this morning becoming southwest
8 to 10kt by afternoon. A few areas of 3 to 5sm in fog 09z to 14z.
Atl confidence... 06z update...
high on all elements.
Preliminary point temps pops
Athens 97 74 94 74 30 20 40 30
atlanta 94 75 92 74 30 20 40 30
blairsville 89 69 88 68 30 20 40 40
cartersville 94 73 92 73 30 20 40 40
columbus 97 76 93 75 30 20 40 30
gainesville 92 74 91 73 30 20 40 30
macon 97 74 95 75 30 20 40 20
rome 96 74 93 74 30 20 40 40
peachtree city 93 73 92 73 30 20 40 30
vidalia 95 74 94 75 30 20 30 20
Ffc watches warnings advisories
Heat advisory from noon today to 6 pm edt this evening for the
following zones: baldwin... Bibb... Bleckley... Chattahoochee...
crawford... Crisp... Dodge... Dooly... Emanuel... Harris... Houston...
jefferson... Johnson... Jones... Laurens... Macon... Marion...
monroe... Montgomery... Muscogee... Peach... Pulaski... Schley...
stewart... Sumter... Talbot... Taylor... Telfair... Toombs...
treutlen... Twiggs... Upson... Washington... Webster... Wheeler...
Short term... 41
long term... .Rw
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|Cartersville Airport, GA||12 mi||64 min||N 0||5.00 mi||Fog/Mist||73°F||73°F||100%||1014.5 hPa|
|Marietta / Dobbins Air Force Base, GA||13 mi||59 min||SW 3||10.00 mi||Fair||74°F||70°F||88%||1014.7 hPa|
|Dallas Paulding County Regional Airport, GA||22 mi||62 min||N 0||7.00 mi||Fair||79°F||78°F||100%||1016.6 hPa|
|Atlanta, De Kalb-Peachtree Airport, GA||23 mi||64 min||N 0||7.00 mi||Fair||75°F||71°F||88%||1013.7 hPa|
|Fulton County Airport-Brown Field, GA||23 mi||64 min||S 3||10.00 mi||Fair||75°F||73°F||94%||1014.6 hPa|
Wind History from RYY (wind in knots)
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|2 days ago||Calm||Calm||NW||Calm||NW||NW||Calm||N||NW||NW||Calm||N||Calm||Calm||Calm||W |
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