CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Tuesday November 21 2017

by | Nov 21, 2017 | Weather

NICE, SUNNY DAY – High 61°

TODAY: TODAY: Plenty of sun warming to 60°+. Light south southwest winds.

TONIGHT: Mostly clear. Low around 37°. North northwest winds up to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY: Sunny, yet cooler with a high near 53°. North wind 8 to 12 mph.

IMAGE: For those responsible for Green Bean Casserole this year.

REST OF WEEK: This will be a colder than average Thanksgiving week. Daytime temperatures will vary between 50° and 60°. Nighttime temperatures will be near freezing or just above. No sign of appreciable moisture over the next seven days.

At 6:00 am TUESDAY Current Conditions at the Cullman Regional Folsom Field (KCMD) weather station:

CLEAR – 39°
Wind Chill – 35°
Dewpoint: 33°
Humidity: 80%
Wind: South southeast 5 mph
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Barometer: 30.09 inHg (steady)


The Tale of the Weather Tape

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:26 am
Sunset = 4:40 pm
UV Intensity = Under 3.0 (low)

MOON
Waxing Crescent – 8% Full
Set: 8:57 am
Rise: 7:24 pm

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 36°
Average High = 62°
Average Rainfall = 0.18 inches
Record Low = 16° (1937)
Record High = 76° (2003)

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
1789

A four-day storm was in progress in the northeastern U.S. The storm dropped a foot of snow on New York City and New Haven, and as much as three feet in Maine and New Hampshire. The snowstorm ushered in a long and severe winter, in some places the ground remained covered with snow until the following May. (David Ludlum)

1967

Excessive rains in southern California caused the most severe flooding and the most damaging mudslides in 33 years. Downtown Los Angeles received eight inches of rain, and 14 inches fell in the mountains. (David Ludlum)

1985

Hurricane Kate made landfall during the evening hours near Mexico Beach, FL. Wind gusts to 100 mph were reported at Cape San Blas, FL. It was the latest known hurricane to hit the U.S. so far north. (The Weather Channel)

1987

Squalls in the Lower Great Lakes Region and the Upper Ohio Valley produced 14 inches of snow at Snowshoe WV and nearly eight inches at Syracuse NY. Eleven cities in the eastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. Record lows included 21 degrees at Pinson, AL, 9 degrees at Syracuse NY, and 8 degrees at Binghamton NY. Gale force winds lash the Middle and Northern Atlantic Coast, and the strong northwesterly winds produced wind chill readings as cold as 30 degrees below zero. Winds gusting to 60 mph at Trumansburg, NY toppled a chimney onto a nearby truck. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1988

High winds accompanied rain and snow in the northeastern U.S. Caribou ME received eight inches of snow in six hours, and Fort Kent ME was blanketed with a total of fourteen inches of snow. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1989

The storm which produced thunderstorms and high winds in the northeastern U.S. the previous day, produced snow and high winds in New England, with blizzard conditions reported in Maine. Winds gusted to 55 mph at Boston MA, and reached 58 mph at Augusta ME, and hurricane force winds were reported off the coast of Maine. Snowfall totals ranged up to 18 inches at Vanceboro, ME, with 17 inches at South Lincoln VT. There were thirty-five storm-related injuries in Maine. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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