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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Atlanta, De Kalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK)

Lat: 33.88°NLon: 84.3°WElev: 1001ft.

A Few Clouds

63°F

17°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed E 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1029.3 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Decatur GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Decatur GA
 33.77°N 84.29°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
2:45 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
3pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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