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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms Will Continue

Isolated severe thunderstorms will continue from Minnesota to southwestern Kansas and vicinity. Within that swath, the most probable area for greater concentrations of severe weather is from eastern Nebraska across parts of Iowa. A marginal risk for severe thunderstorms also exists over eastern New England.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Fog/Mist

74°F

23°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 29 Jul 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rome GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Rome GA
 34.26°N 85.18°W
2:15 am EDT Jul 29, 2015
2am EDT Jul 29, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2015
 
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