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Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Central Gulf Coast to the Southeast

Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast to the Southeast today. Several inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in the Southeast and south Texas. Strong winds are expected in parts of Montana while near record warmth will increase snowmelt from streams and rivers flowing off the Sierra. Read More >

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 23 May 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elberton GA

Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 73. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Patchy fog after 7pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 73. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Patchy fog after 7pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Elberton GA
 34.1°N 82.87°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:41 am EDT May 23, 2017
11am EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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