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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Fog/Mist

70°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Rome GA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Rome GA
 34.26°N 85.18°W (Elev. 594 ft)
2:46 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
6am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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