Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Fog

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rome GA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Rome GA
 34.26°N 85.18°W (Elev. 594 ft)
3:00 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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