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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1029.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
4:45 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
6pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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