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Regional Hourly Observations For CARTERET County
600 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014
SOUTHERN COAST
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BEAUFORT       PTSUNNY   84  66  54 S3        30.11R                  
CEDAR ISLAND     N/A     79 N/A N/A NE15      30.18R                  
JACKSONVILLE   PTSUNNY   84  69  60 S7        30.09R                  
NEWPORT        NOT AVBL                                               
PINEY ISLAND   PTCLDY    80  75  84 E13       30.12R                  
WILMINGTON     SUNNY     86  69  56 SE6       30.09R                  


Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in North Carolina
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Friday August 29, 2014
Across North Carolina...temperatures are near 87 degrees west, near 79 degrees central, and near 80 degrees east. Current sky conditions are sunny west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 75 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is danger west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the southeast at 9 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 13 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 91 degrees at Lumberton. The lowest temperature is 73 degrees at Jefferson.


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARTERET County,NC
1130 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

 DAY ONE  THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For CARTERET County, NC
Issued at 348 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014
TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH THIS EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.
SATURDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
SUNDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
LABOR DAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
TUESDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
TUESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
THURSDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
FRIDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For North Carolina
                           N CAROLINA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 SEP 4-SEP 8 SEP 6-SEP 12   SEP        SEP-NOV                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook

Almanac Information
Friday August 29, 2014 the 241th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 9.020000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:44 EDT Set 19:45 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:14 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:19 EDT Ends 20:10 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy


Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
//////////////////////////////
AUGUST 29TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1962...
Hackberry LA was deluged with twenty-two inches of rain in 24 hours,
establishing a state record. (The Weather Channel)
...1965...
A national record for the month of August was established when 2.5 inches
of snow fell atop Mount Washington NH. Temperatures in New England dipped
to 39 degrees at Nantucket MA, and to 25 degrees in Vermont. For many
location it was the earliest freeze of record. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
Some of the most powerful thunderstorms in several years developed over the
piedmont of North Carolina, and marched across central sections of the
state during the late afternoon and evening hours. Baseball size hail was
reported around Albemarle, while thunderstorm winds downed giant trees
around High Falls. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Cool air invaded the north central U.S. Ten cities reported record low
temperatures for the date, including Bismarck ND with a reading of 33
degrees. Deerfield, a small town in the Black Hills of South Dakota,
reported a low of 23 degrees. The remnants of Tropical Storm Chris drenched
eastern Pennsylvania with up to five and a half inches of rain, and
produced high winds which gusted to 90 mph, severely damaging a hundred
boats in Anne Arundel County MD. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Evening thunderstorms produced destructive lightning in West Virginia. The
lightning caused widepsread damage, particularily in Doddridge County.
Numerous trees were downed closing many roads. Fire companies had a
difficult time tending to the many homes and trailers on fire. Anchorage AK
reported a record 9.60 inches of rain for the month of August. The average
annual precipitation for Anchorage is just slighty more than fifteen
inches. Three day rainfall totals in northwest Missouri ranged up to 8.20
inches at Maryville. (The National Weather Summary)
 
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