Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 26 Sep 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 53.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
8:00 pm EDT Sep 26, 2016
8pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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