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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

A Few Clouds

72°F

22°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 11:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 8pm, then showers likely after 8pm. Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
10:30 am EST Feb 24, 2018
12pm EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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