CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Thursday August 30 2018

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Thursday August 30 2018

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Thursday August 30 2018
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM CHANCE 50/50 – 90°

TODAY: Partly sunny. High near 90°. Gentle south wind. Chance of scattered summertime thunderstorms is 50/50.

TONIGHT: Increasing clouds. Lows in the upper 60’s. East winds up to 5 mph.Rain could extend into night time hours.

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FRIDAY: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80’s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

SUNDAY: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 90.

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

PARTLY CLOUDY – 69°
24-hour Rain Total – 0.00”

Dewpoint: 68°
Humidity: 96%
Wind: Calm
Visibility: 7.00 miles
Barometer: 30.19 inHg (rising)

SUNLIGHT
Sunrise = 6:19 am
Sunset =7:15 pm

UV INTENSITY = 6.1 to 9.2 (very high)
peak at 1 pm

MOON
Waning Gibbous = 85%
Set: 10:03 am
Rise: 9:54 pm

WATER LEVEL SMITH LAKE = 504.46
(full pool = 510’)

POLLEN = 9.1 (high)
Grass, Chenopods, Ragweed

AIR QUALITY INDEX = 25 (Fair)
PM2.5 – 10.4 μg/m³ (small atmospheric particulate matter)
PM10 – 28.0 μg/m³ (big atmospheric particulate matter)
O₃ – 8.00 ppb (ozone)
NO₂ – 9.1 ppb (nitrogen dioxide)
SO₂ – 3.37 ppb (sulfur dioxide)
CO – 158 ppb (carbon monoxide)

THIS DAY IN CULLMAN WEATHER HISTORY
Average Low = 62°
Average High = 90°
Average Rainfall = 0.13 inches
Record Low = 49° (1992)
Record High = 100° (1951)

AUGUST AVERAGES
Low = 64°
High = 91°
Rainfall Total = 3.29”
Snowfall Total = 0.00”
Record July Low = 48° (1992)
Record July High = 107° (2007)

THIS DAY WEATHER HISTORY

1776 – General Washington took advantage of a heavy fog to evacuate Long Island after a defeat. Adverse winds kept the British fleet from intervening. (David Ludlum)

1839 – A hurricane moved from Cape Hatteras NC to offshore New England. An unusual feature of the hurricane was the snow it helped produce, which whitened the Catskill Mountains of New York State. Considerable snow was also reported at Salem NY. (The Weather Channel)

1982 – A tropical depression brought torrential rains to portions of southern Texas. Up to twelve inches fell south of Houston, and as much as eighteen inches fell southeast of Austin. The tropical depression spawned fourteen tornadoes in three days. (David Ludlum) Record cold gripped the northeastern U.S. Thirty-one cities in New England reported record lows, and areas of Vermont received up to three inches of snow. (The Weather Channel)

1987 – Eight cities in California and Oregon reported record high temperatures for the date, including Redding CA and Sacramento CA where the mercury hit 100 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)

1988 – Thunderstorms drenched Georgia and the Carolinas with heavy rain, soaking Columbia, SC, with 4.10 inches in three hours. Fresno CA was the hot spot in the nation with a record high of 109 degrees. Duluth MN tied their record for the month of August with a morning low of 39 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)

1989 – Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front produced large hail in Montana and North Dakota during the evening and early nighttime hours. Hail three inches in diameter was reported 20 miles south of Medora ND, and thunderstorms over Dawson County MT produced up to three inches of rain. Thunderstorms produced golf ball size hail at Roundup MT, Dazey ND and Protection KS. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

 

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Thursday August 30 2018

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The staff writers at Cullman Today are a collaborative group of citizen reporters sharing the writing of stories based upon their personal interests and work schedules.