CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday, July 1, 2018
50-50 CHANCE OF LATE DAY STORMS – 88°

TODAY: Partly sunny. High 88°. Light east southeast winds. 50-50 chance of heat-generated late day storms.

TONIGHT: Increasing clouds. Low of 70°. East southeast winds continue. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

IMAGE: July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 183 days remaining until the end of the year.

It is the first day of the second half of the year. The end of this day marks the halfway point of a leap year. It also falls on the same day of the week as New Year’s Day in a leap year. Coin photo by Kevin Dooley.

MONDAY: Pattern continues into next week. Mostly cloudy with a high near 87°. Southeast wind 0 to 5 mph. Chance of afternoon/evening storms is 60%

TUESDAY: Partly sunny with a high near 90°. East southeast wind at 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

INDEPENDENCE DAY: Partly sunny. High 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
sponsorship of the weather by:
CULLMAN REGIONAL
Life Exceptional
Here’s To A Lifetime Of Healthy Choices

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

At 6:00 am SUNDAY current conditions at the Cullman Regional Folsom Field (KCMD) weather station:

CLEAR – 70°
24-hour Rain Total – 0.00”

Dewpoint: 69°
Humidity: 95%
Wind: Calm
Visibility: 7.00 miles
Barometer: 30.09 inHg (steady)

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 5:39 am
Sunset = 8:03 pm

UV INTENSITY = 6.2 to 10.8 (very high)
peak at 1 pm

MOON
Waning Gibbous = 91%
Set: 8:38 am
Rise: 10:33 pm

WATER LEVEL SMITH LAKE = 509.79
(full pool = 510’)

POLLEN = 1.7 (low)
Grass, Sorrel/Dock

AIR QUALITY INDEX = 24 (fair)
PM2.5 – 11.1 μg/m³ (small atmospheric particulate matter)
PM10 – 26.5 μg/m³ (big atmospheric particulate matter)
O₃ – 20.0 ppb (ozone)
NO₂ – 5.97 – ppb (nitrogen dioxide)
SO₂ – 3.67 ppb (sulfur dioxide)
CO – 168 ppb (carbon monoxide)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 64°
Average High = 90°
Average Rainfall = 0.16 inches
Record Low = 50° (1937)
Record High = 101° (2006)

JULY AVERAGES
Low = 66°
High = 91°
Rainfall Total = 4.78”
Snowfall Total = 0.00”
Record July Low = 50° (1983)
Record July High = 110° (1952)

THIS DAY WEATHER HISTORY

1792 – A tremendous storm (a tornado or hurricane) hit Philadelphia and New York City. Many young people were drowned while out boating on that Sunday. (David Ludlum)

1911 – The high of just 79 degrees at Phoenix AZ was their coolest daily maximum of record for the month of July. The normal daily high for July 1st is 105 degrees. (The Weather Channel)

1979 – It snowed almost half a foot (5.8 inches) at Stampede Pass WA, a July record. (The Weather Channel)

1987 – Lake Charles LA was drenched with a month’s worth of rain during the early morning. More than five inches of rain soaked the city, including 2.68 inches in one hour. A thunderstorm in the southern Yakima Valley of Washington State produced high winds which downed trees up to six feet in diameter. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

1988 – Twenty-six cities in the north central and northeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. Lows of 48 degrees at Providence RI, 48 degrees at Roanoke VA, 49 degrees at Stratford CT, and 48 degrees at Wilmington, DE, were records for the month of July. Boston MA equalled their record for July with a low of 50 degrees. Five inches of snow whitened Mount Washington NH. (The National Weather Summary)

1989 – Showers and thunderstorms associated with the low pressure system which was once Tropical Storm Allison continued to drench parts of Mississippi, Louisiana and eastern Texas. Late night thunderstorms produced 12.58 inches of rain at Biloxi, MS, in six hours, and 10.73 inches at Gulfport MS. Flooding in Mississippi over the first six days of the month caused 55 million dollars damage. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

 

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday, July 1, 2018

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!