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

Atlanta, Fulton County Airport-Brown Field (KFTY)

Lat: 33.78°NLon: 84.52°WElev: 840ft.

A Few Clouds

32°C

90°F

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1017.1 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index35°C (95°F)
Last update 24 Jul 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Atlanta GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 39. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 39. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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 33.
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Point Forecast:
Atlanta GA
 33.76°N 84.43°W (Elev. 287 m)
7:30 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
12pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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