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Hot weather continues for the Pacific Northwest and Great Basin; monsoonal moisture establishing over the Southwest

Across the western U.S., excessive heat will continue with widespread 100-plus degree temperatures for the lower elevations of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and California through midweek. Across the Desert Southwest, normal hot temperatures will be present through the week. Increasing moisture from the monsoon will make it feel more humid as well as aid in thunderstorm development.
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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.

Fair

24°C

75°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 13 km/h
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 30 Jun 8:45 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buford GA

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 30 °C

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 30 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 30 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 29. West wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Buford GA
 34.11°N 83.99°W
7:16 am EDT Jun 30, 2015
10am EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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