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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens Municipal Airport (KF44)

Lat: 32.16°NLon: 95.83°WElev: 444ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 11:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Athens TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 66. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 66. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Athens TX
 32.2°N 95.86°W (Elev. 472 ft)
3:59 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
12pm CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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