CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday July 22 2018

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday July 22 2018

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday July 22 2018
SUNNY SKIES, SLIGHTLY COOLER – 86°

TODAY: Mostly sunny skies. A high temperature of 86°. Northwest winds up to 10 mph. 50-50 chance of scattered PM thunderstorms.

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with a low around 65°. Northwest winds to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

IMAGE: The First Church of the Nazarene in Baileyton works to keep motorists on Alabama Highway 69 calm and respectful to one another.

MONDAY: Mostly cloudy. Noticeably cooler with a high of 83°. North northwest wind 0 to 10 mph. Chance of episodic light rain = 50%

TUESDAY: Rain chances tick up to 60%. Partly sunny skies. High 85°. North northeast wind around 5 mph. =

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

CLEAR – 75°
24-hour Rain Total – 0.00”

Dewpoint: 68°
Humidity: 79%
Wind: Calm
Visibility: 10.00 miles
Barometer: 29.88 inHg (very steady)

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 5:51 am
Sunset =7:55 pm

UV INTENSITY = 6.3 to 10.1 (very high)
peak at 1 pm

MOON
Waxing Gibbous = 76%
Set: 1:55 am
Rise: 3:49 pm

WATER LEVEL SMITH LAKE = 508.61
(full pool = 510’)

POLLEN = 2.4 (low)
Grass

AIR QUALITY INDEX = 20 (fair)
PM2.5 – 10.0 μg/m³ (small atmospheric particulate matter)
PM10 – 21.7 μg/m³ (big atmospheric particulate matter)
O₃ – 25.6 ppb (ozone)
NO₂ – 4.88- ppb (nitrogen dioxide)
SO₂ – 2.01 ppb (sulfur dioxide)
CO – 170 ppb (carbon monoxide)

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THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 66°
Average High = 92°
Average Rainfall = 0.15 inches
Record Low = 54° (1944)
Record High = 101° (1952)

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

1918 – A single bolt of lightning struck 504 sheep dead in their tracks at the Wasatch National Forest in Utah. Sheep often herd together in storms, and as a result, the shock from the lightning bolt was passed from one animal to another. (David Ludlum)

1986 – Hurricane Estelle passed 120 miles south of the Hawaiian Islands creating a ten to twenty-foot surf. The large swells resulted from a combination of high tides, a full moon, and 50 mph winds. The hurricane also deluged Oahu Island with as much as 6.86 inches of rain on the 24th and 25th of the month. (Storm Data)

1987 – Barrow, AK, receives 1.38 inches in 24 hours on the 21st and 22nd, an all-time record for that location. The average annual precipitation for Barrow is just 4.75 inches. Thunderstorms in Montana produced 4 to 6 inches of rain in Glacier County causing extensive flooding along Divide Creek. Missoula, MT, received 1.71 inches of rain in 24 hours, a record for the month of July. (The National Weather Summary) (The Weather Channel)

1988 – Six cities in the south central U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date, including Pueblo, CO, with a reading of 48 degrees. Thunderstorms over the Atlantic Coast Region drenched Wilmington, NC, with 6.49 inches of rain in about eight hours. (The National Weather Summary)

1989 – Showers and thunderstorms prevailed across the southeastern third of the country. Afternoon thunderstorms in Florida produced wind gusts to 86 mph at Zephyrhills, and gusts to 92 mph at Carrollwood and Lutz. Thunderstorm winds gusting to 69 mph at Crystal Lake damaged nineteen mobile homes. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

 

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Sunday July 22 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.

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.