Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 1 May 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gainesville GA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Gainesville GA
 34.28°N 83.83°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
8:00 am EDT May 1, 2016
8am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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