CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Thursday September 7, 2017

by | Sep 7, 2017 | Weather

FALL PREVIEW CONTINUES – 15° BELOW NORMAL – High 76°

TODAY: Sunny Skies. High near 76°. Gentle north breeze.

TONIGHT: Clear, low around 50°. North-northeast wind at 5 mph. Another low-temperature record is possible.

FRIDAY: Similar to Thursday. High 77°. Sunny Skies. Light northeast wind.

THRU WEEKEND: Calm and clear. High temperatures will be unseasonably cold in the upper 70’s and night time lows in the 50’s. A taste of fall comes early.

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At 7:30 am THURSDAY Current Conditions at the Cullman Regional Folsom Field (KCMD) weather station:

FAIR – 50°
Dewpoint: 49°
Humidity: 97%
Wind: Calm
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Barometer: 30.17 inHg (rising)


The Tale of the Weather Tape

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:25 am
Sunset = 7:04 pm
UV Intensity = 8.3 HIGH

MOON
Waning Gibbous – 98% Full
Set: 7:39 am
Rise: 8:12 pm

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 60°
Average High = 88°
Average Rainfall = 0.16 inches
Record Low = 48° (1963)
Record High = 104° (1954)

SEPTEMBER AVERAGES
Low = 58°
High = 86°
Rainfall Total = 4.45”
Record July Low = 34° (1982)
Record July High = 105° (1954)

This Day In National Weather History
1881

The temperature soared to 101 degrees at New York City, 102 degrees at Boston MA, and 104 degrees at Washington D.C. (David Ludlum)

1888

Much of the Middle and Northern Atlantic Coast Region experienced freezing temperatures. Killer frosts resulted in a million dollars damage to crops in Maine. (David Ludlum)

1909

Topeka, KS, was drenched with 8.08 inches of rain in 24 hours to establish a record for that location. (6th- 7th) (The Weather Channel)

1970

A lightning bolt struck a group of football players at Gibbs High School in Saint Petersburg FL, killing two persons and injuring 22 others. All the thirty-eight players and four coaches were knocked off their feet. (The Weather Channel)

1987

Showers and thunderstorms produced 4 to 8-inch spots of rain in three to six hours in Virginia, with totals across the state for the Labor Day weekend ranging up to fourteen inches. The Staunton River crested at 34.44 feet at Altavista on the 8th, its highest level since 1940. Damage due to flooding was estimated at seven million dollars around Bedford, Henry, and Franklin. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

1988

Fifty cities across the eastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. The low of 56 degrees at Mobile AL was their coolest reading of record for so early in the season. The mercury dipped to 31 degrees at Athens OH, and to 30 degrees at Thomas WV. (The National Weather Summary)

1989

Thunderstorms in the central U.S. produced four inches of rain at Texamah overnight, and up to six inches of rain in southwestern Iowa. Evening thunderstorms in eastern Colorado produced golf ball size hail at Clear Creek and Nederland. Late evening thunderstorms in Iowa drenched Harlan with more than four inches of rain. (The National Weather Summary)

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