CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday November 12 2017

by | Nov 12, 2017 | Weather

Cloud Cover & Cool – High 60°

TODAY: Cloudy, high 60°. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy, low around 45°. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

MONDAY: Mostly sunny. High 60°. North winds up to 10 mph.

IMAGE: Preciding 32nd Circuit Judge Gregory Nicholas with Town of Colony Council Protem Curtis Wilson on Veterans Day with a huge pile of freshly harvested turnips.

WEEK AHEAD: Mostly sunny skies with limited rain chances. Daytime high temperatures will be in the 60’s and overnight lows will in the 40’s. This look like a relatively calm few days ahead.

At 8:00 am SUNDAY Current Conditions at the Cullman Regional Folsom Field (KCMD) weather station:

CLOUDY – 50°
Wind Chill – 47°
Dewpoint: 43°
Humidity: 77%
Wind: Southeast 7 mph
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Barometer: 30.36 inHg (rising slightly)


The Tale of the Weather Tape

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:18 am
Sunset = 4:45 pm
UV Intensity = 3.3 Moderate

MOON
Waning Gibbous – 33%
Set: 12:33 am
Rise: 1:49 pm

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 38°
Average High = 66°
Average Rainfall = 0.16 inches
Record Low = 18° (1987)
Record High = 80° (1985)

NOVEMBER AVERAGES
Low = 37°
High = 65°
Rainfall Total = 4.94”
Snowfall Total = 0.10″
Record July Low = 2° (1950)
Record July High = 89° (2003)

This Day In National Weather History
1906

The mercury soared to 106 degrees at Craftonville, CA, a November record for the U.S. (The Weather Channel)

1959

Between Noon on the 11th and Noon on the 12th, a winter storm buried Helena, MT, under 21.5 inches of snow, which surpassed their previous 24 hour record by seven inches. (The Weather Channel)

1968

A severe coastal storm produced high winds and record early snows from Georgia to Maine. Winds reached 90 mph in Massachusetts, and ten inches of snow blanketed interior Maine. (David Ludlum)

1974

A great Alaska storm in the Bering Sea caused the worst coastal flooding of memory at Nome AK with a tide of 13.2 feet. The flooding caused 12 million dollars damage, however no lives are lost. (David Ludlum)

1987

Heavy snow spread across much of New England. Totals in Massachusetts ranged up to 14 inches in Plymouth County. The seven inch total at the Logan Airport in Boston was their highest of record for so early in the season, and the 9.7 inch total at Providence RI was a record for November. Roads were clogged with traffic and made impassable as snowplow operators were caught unprepared for the early season snowstorm. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

1988

Thirty-three cities reported record high temperatures for the date as readings soared into the 70s and 80s from the Southern and Central Plains to the Southern and Middle Atlantic Coast Region. The afternoon high of 80 degrees at Scottsbluff, NE was a record for November, and highs of 76 degrees at Rapid City SD and 81 degrees at Chattanooga TN were the warmest of record for so late in the season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1989

Thunderstorms produced severe weather from South Dakota to Louisiana, with 126 reports of large hail and damaging winds during the day and night. Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced hail four inches in diameter in Frontier County, and at North Platte, causing millions of dollars damage to crops in Frontier County. Thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced wind gusts to 90 mph at Peggs. Tahlequah, OK was drenched with 5.25 inches of rain. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

2003

Thunderstorms developed in southern California and produced torrential downpours across parts of the Los Angeles area. More than 5 inches of rain fell in just 2 hours in southern Los Angeles, producing severe urban flooding. Small hail also accompanied the storms, accumulating several inches deep in some areas of the city. Nearly 115,000 electrical customers lost power as the storms affected the area (Associated Press).

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CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday November 12 2017

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