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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

Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County-Briscoe Field Airport (KLZU)

Lat: 33.98°NLon: 83.96°WElev: 1060ft.

Overcast

21°C

70°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 15 km/h
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 30 Apr 8:45 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buford GA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  Areas of fog before 10am. High near 22. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Areas of fog before 10am. High near 22. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Buford GA
 34.11°N 83.99°W (Elev. 336 m)
4:16 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
9am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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