Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible for portions of the southern and central plains and the lower Great Lakes. Hot conditions in the Northwest.

scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern plains and across portions of the lower Great Lakes. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds and large hail. Hot and dry conditions are expected in the Northwest. High temperatures today and Friday will be 10 to 20 degrees above average across western Washington and Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 25 Aug 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
9:45 am EDT Aug 25, 2016
12pm EDT Aug 25, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 31, 2016
 
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