CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Monday April 16 2018

by | Apr 16, 2018 | Weather

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday February 19 2017
NEAR RECORD COLD START; VERY CHILLY DAY – 55°

TODAY: Decreasing clouds as the day goes on. The high temperature will struggle to reach 55°. SHARP wind chills with a west wind at 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

TONIGHT: Skies clear up. Lows in the upper 30’s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph diminishing greatly after midnight.

IMAGE: The students at Good Hope High School recently took the ‘Prom Promise’.

TUESDAY: Springtime normalcy returns Sunny. High 75°. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY: Lots of clouds. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

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

CLOUDY – 32°
Wind Chill – 26°
24-hour Rain Total – 0.40”

Dewpoint: 28°
Humidity: 86%
Wind: West 6 mph
Visibility: 10.00 miles
Barometer: 30.05 inHg (rising)


The Tale of the Weather Tape

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:13 am
Sunset = 7:20 pm

UV INTENSITY = 8.2 to 9.6 (very high)
peak at 1 pm

MOON
Waxing Crescent – 1% Full
Set: 6:54 am
Rise: 8:09 pm

WATER LEVEL SMITH LAKE = 512.00’
Level is 2.70 feet above full pool
(full pool = 510’)

POLLEN = 10.1 (Low)
Sycamore, Oak, and Cedar/Juniper

AIR QUALITY INDEX = 24 (fair)
PM2.5 – 5.03 μg/m³ (small atmospheric particulate matter)
PM10 – 10.9 μg/m³ (big atmospheric particulate matter)
O₃ – 30.5 ppb (ozone)
NO₂ – 1.85 ppb (nitrogen dioxide)
SO₂ – 0.70 ppb (sulfur dioxide)
CO – 141 ppb (carbon monoxide)

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 46°
Average High = 75°
Average Rainfall = 0.16 inches
Record Low = 29° (1962)
Record High = 86° (1972)

APRIL AVERAGES
Low = 45°
High = 75°
Rainfall Total = 5.01”
Snowfall Total = 0.10”
Record July Low = 21° (1992)
Record July High = 92° (2006)

This Day In National Weather History
1851

The famous “Lighthouse Storm” raged near Boston Harbor. Whole gales and gigantic waves destroyed Minot Light with its two keepers still inside. The storm resulted in great shipping losses and coastal erosion. (David Ludlum)

1880

A tornado near Marshall, MO, carried the heavy timbers of an entire home a distance of twelve miles. (The Weather Channel)

1933

Franklin Lake, NH, was buried under 35 inches of snow. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders – 1987)

1960

A wind gust of 70 mph was measured at the Stapleton International Airport in Denver CO, their highest wind gust of record. (The Weather Channel)

1987

A slow moving storm system produced heavy rain over North Carolina and the Middle Atlantic Coast States. More than six inches of rain drenched parts of Virginia, and flooding in Virginia claimed three lives. Floodwaters along the James River inundated parts of Richmond VA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1988

A storm in the northeastern U.S. produced a foot of snow at Pittsburg VT. Severe thunderstorms produced baseball size hail and spawned five tornadoes in the Southern High Plains Region. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1989

A cold front, ushering sharply colder air into the north central U.S., brought snow to parts of Montana and North Dakota. At midday the temperature at Cutbank MT was just 22 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

1990

Thunderstorms developing along a stationary front produced large hail and damaging winds across Oklahoma, with 99 reports of large hail and damaging winds during the evening and early nighttime hours. Thunderstorms produced baseball size hail south of Carney, and wind gusts to 100 mph in the Oklahoma City area which swept away many Federal tax returns being transported from a mail cart to a waiting truck about the time of the midnight deadline. Will Rogers Airport in Oklahoma City reported a record wind gust of 92 mph. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Monday April 16 2018

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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.

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