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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County-Briscoe Field Airport (KLZU)

Lat: 33.98°NLon: 83.96°WElev: 1060ft.

Mostly Cloudy

23°C

73°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 May 10:45 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buford GA

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. East wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Buford GA
 34.11°N 83.99°W
11:01 am EDT May 25, 2015
12pm EDT May 25, 2015-6pm EDT May 31, 2015
 
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