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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gwinnett County Airport-Briscoe Field (KLZU)

Lat: 33.98°NLon: 83.96°WElev: 1037ft.

Partly Cloudy

23°C

74°F

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1029.2 mb (30.41 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 23 Feb 12:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Buford GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Southwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 18.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Southwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Buford GA
 34.11°N 83.99°W (Elev. 336 m)
12:01 pm EST Feb 23, 2018
1pm EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 1, 2018
 
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