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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 9 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rome GA

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Areas of fog after 4am. Low around 64. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Areas of fog before 7am. High near 74. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Areas of fog after 4am. Low around 64. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Areas of fog before 7am. High near 74. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Rome GA
 34.28°N 85.2°W (Elev. 689 ft)
4:16 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
8am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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