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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alma, Bacon County Airport (KAMG)

Lat: 31.54°NLon: 82.51°WElev: 200ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain

27°C

80°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed E 17 G 28 km/h
Barometer 1021.0 mb (30.16 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (75°F)
Visibility 8 km
Heat Index29°C (85°F)
Last update 21 Aug 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Alma GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 16 to 18 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 24 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 34 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 24 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 16 to 18 km/h.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Alma GA
 31.55°N 82.47°W
2:16 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
2pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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