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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexander City, Thomas C Russell Field Airport (KALX)

Lat: 32.91°NLon: 85.96°WElev: 686ft.

Partly Cloudy

31°C

88°F

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index33°C (92°F)
Last update 19 Aug 1:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gantts Quarry AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gantts Quarry AL
 33.17°N 86.3°W
1:33 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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