Marine Weather and Tides
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.
|Sunrise 6:29AM||Sunset 8:42PM||Wednesday May 24, 2017 11:12 PM EDT (03:12 UTC)||Moonrise 4:49AM||Moonset 6:28PM||Illumination 0%|
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Area Discussion for - Peachtree City, GA  (on/off)  Help NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
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area forecast discussion... Updated
national weather service peachtree city ga
935 pm edt Wed may 24 2017
Cold front on the E side of the area with the last of the
thunderstorms associated. Showers over al associated with
the upper low will affect the N and portions of central ga
later tonight into Thursday before exiting.
Prev discussion issued 700 pm edt Wed may 24 2017
short term tonight through Friday ...
complex system moving across the CWA with rotating cells
continuing across central ga. Will continue the tornado watch for
mainly the eastern half of the CWA along and ahead of the main
area of convection. Drier air is already moving into western ga
and this will continue to be the trend. Will end the pops from the
west through this evening, however the cold core h5 low will move
over the CWA and this will keep northern ga unstable enough for
scattered showers through the night. The h5 low move rapidly into
the carolinas however with daytime heating and the proximity to
the cold core, there will continue to be scattered showers tstorms
over northeast ga through much of Thursday. Skies become mostly
clear Thursday night and Friday. Winds will be gusty Thursday but
should diminish Thursday night and Friday.
long term Friday night through Wednesday ...
no major changes for the long term. Previous long term discussion
shortwave ridge of high pressure will maintain dry and stable
conditions through Saturday, with temperatures quickly bouncing
back during the day sat.
Moisture will gradually increase this weekend as W swerly flow
becomes more pronounced across the region ahead of large upr vortex
dropping south from central canada over the northern plains upper
midwest. By Sunday and into the first part of next week, several
shortwaves will interact with sufficient moisture and low lvl
convergence along a west-east oriented frontal boundary to
support an increasing chance of shower and a few thunderstorms.
This "system" is not looking nearly as impressive as what we've
been dealing with over the past few days but it will bring the
area more rain, on top of what we've had already. Drier air moves|
in from the northwest late Monday into Tuesday with a nearly
stationary frontal boundary across north florida south georgia -
where lingering chances for showers storms will exist Tuesday.
Temperatures into early next week should remain around normal for
late may -- lower to mid 80s for highs and mid 60s for lows.
storms with brief heavy rain continue across parts of eastern ga
but these are moving quickly and the threat of flash flooding has
ended. Will therefore cancel the flash flood watch.
best convection on the E side of the forecast area and will clear
mcn shortly. Otherwise sct-bknVFR clouds with potential for MVFR
ceilings late tonight early Thursday for a brief period with some
mainly shower activity for portions of N and central ga. All
MVFR-vfr ceilings diminishing Thursday. Surface winds mainly w
diminishing tonight to less than 10 kts then increasing 10-15 kts
with gusts to 25 kts during the day Thursday.
Atl confidence... 00z update...
low confidence for ceiling heights tonight.
Medium to high confidence for all other elements.
Preliminary point temps pops
Athens 56 75 56 84 50 30 0 0
atlanta 56 74 58 84 30 10 0 0
blairsville 51 69 51 80 50 40 10 5
cartersville 55 74 55 85 50 20 0 0
columbus 58 78 57 88 30 10 0 0
gainesville 56 72 57 82 50 40 0 0
macon 57 78 56 86 60 10 0 0
rome 55 75 55 86 50 20 0 0
peachtree city 55 75 54 85 30 10 0 0
vidalia 62 79 60 87 80 10 0 0
Ffc watches warnings advisories
Short term... Bdl
long term... .20
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|Cartersville, Cartersville Airport, GA||6 mi||19 min||N 0||10.00 mi||Fair||60°F||57°F||90%||1001 hPa|
|Marietta, Cobb County-McCollum Field Airport, GA||16 mi||25 min||W 5||10.00 mi||Overcast||61°F||53°F||77%||1002 hPa|
|Dallas Paulding County Regional Airport, GA||21 mi||37 min||WNW 3||10.00 mi||Fair||63°F||59°F||88%||1002 hPa|
|Rome, R. B. Russell Airport, GA||23 mi||19 min||N 0||10.00 mi||Overcast||60°F||59°F||96%||1001.1 hPa|
|Marietta / Dobbins Air Force Base, GA||23 mi||74 min||W 8||10.00 mi||Mostly Cloudy||62°F||53°F||73%||1000.5 hPa|
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