Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 5 Dec 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rome GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 55. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm.  High near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 55. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm. High near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Rome GA
 34.26°N 85.18°W (Elev. 594 ft)
2:00 pm EST Dec 5, 2016
3pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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