CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Friday March 2 2018

by | Mar 2, 2018 | Weather

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday February 19 2017
CLEAR SKY – RAIN ENDS – NOTICEABLY COOLER – 58°

TODAY: A return to rain-free, seasonal normalcy. Sunny skies. High near 58°. Chilly north winds 10 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT: Skies remain clear allowing a temperature drop to near freezing with a gentle north breeze.

IMAGE: Clear skies accompanied with an end to days of precipitation will make for a beautiful weekend. Image by G.P.

SATURDAY: Sunny with a high near 60°. Northeast wind at 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY: Sunny skies. High near 65°. Light northeast winds.

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

FAIR – 39°
Wind Chill – 33°

Dewpoint: 33°
Humidity: 79%
Wind: North 8 mph
Visibility: 10.00 miles
Barometer: 30.29 inHg (rising rapidly)


The Tale of the Weather Tape

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:13 am
Sunset = 5:44 pm
UV Intensity = < 6.5 (high)

MOON
Waning Gibbous – 99% Full
Set: 6:48 am
Rise: 6:40 pm

POLLEN
10.5 (high)
Maple, Elm and Alder

AIR QUALITY INDEX = 36 (good)
Ozone: 36
Particulate Matter: 27

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 36°
Average High = 62°
Average Rainfall = 0.21 inches
Record Low = 12° (1980)
Record High = 80° (1932)

MARCH AVERAGES
Low = 39°
High = 67°
Rainfall Total = 5.33”
Snowfall Total = 0.33”
Record July Low = 5° (1980)
Record July High = 88° (2007)

This Day In National Weather History
1846

A great storm hit Virginia and the Carolinas. The storm caused half a million dollars damage, and in North Carolina drowned fifty families and a thousand cattle on Notts Island.

 

1927

Raleigh, NC, was buried under 17.8 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for that location. Nashville NC received 31 inches of snow. The average snow depth in the state of Carolina was fourteen inches.

 

1975

The ‘Governor’s Tornado’ in Atlanta did considerable damage to the governor’s mansion and surrounding areas resulting in three deaths and 56.5 million dollars damage.

 

1985

A massive winter storm struck the Northern Plains Region. The storm produced up to 33 inches of snow in northeastern South Dakota, at Summit, and at Milbank, and also produced high winds which whipped the heavy snow into drifts twenty feet high.)

 

1987

A storm in the northeastern U.S. produced heavy snow in Maine, with 16 inches reported at West Grand Lake and Guilford.

 

1988

Thunderstorms produced severe weather in the south-central U.S. A tornado at Baton Rouge LA injured two persons, and another tornado caused five million dollars damage at the airport in Lafayette LA.

 

1989

Snow and high winds plagued the western U.S. Up to 16 inches of snow was reported south of Seattle WA, and more than two feet of snow blanketed the Sierra Nevada Range of California. Winds gusted to 89 mph at Hidden Peak UT and reached 92 mph at Peavine CA.

 

1990

Mild weather continued across the northern tier of states. Highs of 52 degrees at Saint Johnsbury VT, 63 degrees at Olympia WA, and 64 degrees at Seattle WA were records for the date.

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Timothy Collins

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