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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.43 in (1029.2 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gainesville GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Gainesville GA
 34.28°N 83.83°W
12:01 pm EDT May 23, 2015
1pm EDT May 23, 2015-6pm EDT May 29, 2015
 
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