CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Wednesday March 14 2018

by | Mar 14, 2018 | Weather

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday February 19 2017
ALMOST IDENTICAL TO YESTERDAY – 50°

TODAY: Almost identical to Tuesday. Sunny with a high near 50°. West southwest winds to 10 mph.

TONIGHT: Clear skies, low around 32°. Gentle west wind.

IMAGE: It was great to see Wells Turner out in public Tuesday night. In this photo, he speaks with Austin Monk and Presiding Circuit Judge Gregory Nicholas. Wells had surgery last week, got rid of 6 pounds of unnecessary tissue in his body, and feels remarkably better as a result.

THURSDAY: Warm-up begins. Sunny skies. High near 65°. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY: 50% chance of rain. Increasing clouds with a high near 67°. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY: Looks wet, we will know more as we get closer to the day.

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

MOSTLY CLEAR – 31°
Wind Chill – 31°
24-hour Rain Total – 0.00”

Dewpoint: 23°
Humidity: 71%
Wind: Calm
Visibility: 10.00 miles
Barometer: 30.19 inHg (rising)


The Tale of the Weather Tape

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:58 am
Sunset = 6:54 pm
UV Intensity = < 5.9 (moderate)

MOON
Waning Crescent – 9% Full
Set: 5:25 am
Rise: 4:22 pm

POLLEN = 9.7 (HIGH)
Maple, Elm and Cedar/Juniper

Pollen concentrations for Wednesday will drop slightly but remain in the high range. The cause for the falling pollen levels is falling temperatures, rising relative humidity, and weaker winds.

AIR QUALITY INDEX = 40 (good)
Major pollutants
Ozone: 40
Particulate Matter: 32

Air Quality is Satisfactory; no appreciable risks.

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 39°
Average High = 66°
Average Rainfall = 0.22 inches
Record Low = 6° (1993)
Record High = 84° (1967)

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
1870

The term blizzard was first applied to a storm which produced heavy snow and high winds in Minnesota and Iowa. (David Ludlum)

1944

A single storm brought a record 21.6 inches of snow to Salt Lake City UT. (The Weather Channel)

1960

Northern Georgia was between snowstorms. Gainesville GA received 17 inches of snow during the month, and reported at least a trace of snow on the ground 22 days in March. Snow was on roofs in Hartwell GA from the 2nd to the 29th. (The Weather Channel)

1987

A powerful storm in the western U.S. produced 15 inches of snow in the Lake Tahoe Basin of Nevada, and wind gusts to 50 mph at Las Vegas NV. Thunderstorms in the Sacramento Valley of California spawned a tornado which hit a turkey farm near Corning. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1988

Squalls in the Great Lakes Region continued to produce heavy snow in northwest Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, and produced up to 14 inches of snow in northeast Ohio. Poplar WI reported 27 inches of snow in two days. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1989

High winds in Colorado and Wyoming gusted above 120 mph at Horsetooth Heights CO. High winds in the Central Plains sharply reduced visibilities in blowing dust as far east as Kansas City MO. Winds gusting to 72 mph at Hill City KS reduced the visibility to a city block in blowing dust. Soil erosion in northwest Kansas damaged nearly five million acres of wheat. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1990

Fifty-three cities reported record high temperatures for the date as readings warmed into the 70s and 80s from the Gulf coast to the Great Lakes Region. Charleston WV was the hot spot in the nation with a record high of 89 degrees. It was the fourth of five consecutive days with record warm tempeatures for many cities in the eastern U.S. There were 283 daily record highs reported in the central and eastern U.S. during between the 11th and the 15th of March. (The National Weather Summary)

2007

The temperature in Concord, NH, reaches a record high of 74 degrees less than one week after a record low temperature of 7 degrees below zero on March 8, an 81-degree temperature swing in six days.

sponsorship of the weather by:

CULLMAN REGIONAL

Life Exceptional – Here’s To A Lifetime Of Healthy Choices

http://cullmanhealthy.com

1912 Alabama Highway 157, Cullman, AL 35058
(256) 737-2000


CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Wednesday March 14 2018

James Spann Extreme Weather Video

Timothy Collins

Timothy brings an insightful holistic perspective as well as a mountain man tenacity to his various roles at Cullman Today. You can reach him at cullmantoday@gmail.com.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share With Friends

Share this post with your friends!