Georgia: UGA Weather Network Kept Reporting During Hurricane Michael

🕔Nov 6, 2018The University of Georgia’s 86 weather stations record data 24 hours a day, seven days a week across Georgia. Farmers use this data to help them determine when to plant […]

Georgia Weather: June – Above-Normal Temps, Variable Rains

🕔Jul 10, 2018Fueled by warmer-than-normal temperatures, summer thunderstorms blanketed the state this June, producing heavy rain and flooding in some areas while leaving other areas dry. The wet conditions early in the […]

Georgia Weather: Dry Planting Conditions Expected This Spring

🕔Apr 17, 2018Georgia farmers should expect dry weather when they plant their crops this spring, but Pam Knox, University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences agricultural climatologist, anticipates an active […]

Georgia Weather: Colder-Than-Normal March Damages Crops, Delays Planting

🕔Apr 12, 2018In terms of heat, February in the Southeastern U.S. set records, so the swing to lower-than-normal temperatures in March came as a shock to many. This year, the average temperature […]

Georgia: Drought Covers 18% of the State

🕔Feb 9, 2018Georgia saw a cooler-than-normal start to the year, and most of the state posted average temperatures between 2.5 and 4 degrees below normal. With cool, dry air expected to dominate […]

Georgia’s Peach Farmers Hoping for Colder Winter This Year

🕔Nov 28, 2017Cooler temperatures are needed this winter to avoid another disastrous peach season, according to Jeff Cook, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension County coordinator in Taylor and Peach counties.  Last year’s […]

Georgia Weather: Next Few Weeks Should See Warm Temps, Hit-or-Miss Showers

🕔Aug 21, 2017The next few weeks are expected to see seasonal temperatures and more frequent but spotty showers, leading to hit-or-miss conditions in fields across the Southeast.

Georgia Weather: July Drier Than Normal, but Rainfall Still Causing Problems

🕔Aug 4, 2017After a month of below-normal temperatures, Georgia’s summer temperatures returned in July. Most of the state, except for the southeastern counties, was warmer and drier than normal, but climatologists don’t […]

Georgia Weather: Wet Summer Seems Likely

🕔Jul 14, 2017The outlook for July and beyond shows that there is a continued chance of above normal rainfall for the next month, although that abates somewhat later in summer.

Georgia: March Warmer, Drier Than Normal Causing Early Blooms, Pollen Clouds

🕔Apr 8, 2016March was drier and warmer than normal across Georgia, ushering in projections for a warmer and wetter than normal spring. Warm conditions statewide caused early blooming of many trees and […]

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