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Series of storm systems to impact the west, severe weather and heavy rain in the south central and southeast U.S

Another round of heavy rain, mountain snow, strong winds, and potential travel impacts will be possible over portions of the western U.S over the next couple of days. Over the south central and southeast U.S, the threat for strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and potential flooding will continue into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Partly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jan 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Helen GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 52. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 52. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Helen GA
 34.7°N 83.71°W (Elev. 1693 ft)
2:31 pm EST Jan 19, 2017
3pm EST Jan 19, 2017-6pm EST Jan 25, 2017
 
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