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Regional Hourly Observations For CARTERET County
500 AM EDT SAT JUL 02 2016
SOUTHERN COAST
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BEAUFORT       CLEAR     79  75  87 W10       29.99F                  
CEDAR ISLAND   NOT AVBL                                               
JACKSONVILLE   CLEAR     75  73  93 SW5       29.98F                  
PINEY ISLAND   SUNNY    N/A N/A N/A SW8       29.98F                  
WILMINGTON     CLEAR     76  74  93 SW3       30.00R                  


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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in North Carolina
Based on observations at 500am EDT, Saturday July 02, 2016
Across North Carolina...temperatures are near 63 degrees west, near 73 degrees central, and near 78 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, mostly cloudy central, and clear east. In the west, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 75 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are calm west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 8 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 79 degrees at Beaufort. The lowest temperature is 63 degrees at Asheville.


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
313 AM EDT SAT JUL 2 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY INTO THIS EVENING
AS A COLD FRONT STALLS OVER THE REGION. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL
BE LIKELY AND A FEW OF THE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG TO
MARGINALLY SEVERE WITH GUSTY WINDS THE MAIN THREAT.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY AS A
FRONT REMAINS STALLED OVER THE AREA. ISOLATED STRONG TO MARGINALLY
SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. THERE WILL ALSO BE A THREAT FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.

 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 301 AM EDT SAT JUL 2 2016
TODAY
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY
THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH
BECOMING SOUTH THIS AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
SUNDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.
SUNDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
MAINLY IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.
INDEPENDENCE DAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
TUESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S.
THURSDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
FRIDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.

Medium & Long Range Outlook For North Carolina
                           N CAROLINA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                    JUL 7-11     JUL 9-15    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       Normal     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
Saturday July 02, 2016 the 184th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 22.920000
Distance 0.999715 AU
Rise 06:03 EDT Set 20:34 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:18 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:34 EDT Ends 21:02 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
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JULY 2ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1833...
An unusually large New England tornado, one half to three quarters of a
mile wide, went from Salem Pond to Norton Pond VT, and then into Canada. It
"prostrated" nearly everything in its path. (The Weather Channel)
...1843...
An alligator reportedly fell from the sky onto Anson Street in Charleston
SC during a thunderstorm. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
Thunderstorms in Colorado produced hail as large as golf balls northwest of
Kiowa, which accumulated to a depth of twelve inches. Hail two and a half
inches in diameter was reported at Black Forest. Hail damaged 900 acres of
crops south of the town of Wiggins. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1988...
Twenty-six cities in the eastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date. The morning low of 47 degrees at Roanoke VA broke the July record
set the previous day. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms produced severe weather in the south central U.S., with 158
reports of large hail and damaging winds through the day. Evening
thunderstorms in northeastern Texas produced softball size hail which
caused more than five million dollars damage at Allen, and wind gusts to 90
mph at Dallas, which injured eight persons and caused seven million dollars
damage. Winnfield LA reported 29.52 inches of rain in six days, for a total
of 62.50 inches for the first six months of the year. Midland TX reported
an all-time record high of 112 degrees. (Storm Data) (The National Weather
Summary)
 
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