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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington GA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington GA
 33.87°N 83.11°W (Elev. 709 ft)
4:16 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
10am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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