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Moderate Risk Severe Thunderstorms in the Tennessee Valley on Thursday

Severe weather is expected to shift slightly east into the Tennessee and lower Ohio Valleys Thursday. The greatest risk of severe thunderstorms is forecast for northern Alabama, western Tennessee, and the far southwestern portions of Kentucky. Very large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes can be expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Decatur, Pryor Field (KDCU)

Lat: 34.66°NLon: 86.94°WElev: 591ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Athens AL
 34.78°N 86.97°W (Elev. 699 ft)
9:50 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
11pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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