Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Partly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 23 Aug 4:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
3:31 pm EDT Aug 23, 2016
5pm EDT Aug 23, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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