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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms Will Continue

Isolated severe thunderstorms will continue from Minnesota to southwestern Kansas and vicinity. Within that swath, the most probable area for greater concentrations of severe weather is from eastern Nebraska across parts of Iowa. A marginal risk for severe thunderstorms also exists over eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Macon, Middle Georgia Regional Airport (KMCN)

Lat: 32.69°NLon: 83.65°WElev: 351ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 29 Jul 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Macon GA

Heat Advisory until Wednesday 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until Wednesday 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
Macon GA
 32.84°N 83.65°W
2:45 pm EDT Jul 29, 2015
4pm EDT Jul 29, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 5, 2015
 
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