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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Decatur, Pryor Field (KDCU)

Lat: 34.66°NLon: 86.94°WElev: 591ft.

Fair

93°F

34°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 20 Aug 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Athens AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Athens AL
 34.8°N 86.89°W (Elev. 689 ft)
2:14 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
5pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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