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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.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Aug 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sylacauga AL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Sylacauga AL
 33.16°N 86.25°W
9:05 am CDT Aug 20, 2017
10am CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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