Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atlanta, Fulton County Airport-Brown Field (KFTY)

Lat: 33.78°NLon: 84.52°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Apr 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Atlanta GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Atlanta GA
 33.76°N 84.43°W (Elev. 942 ft)
10:30 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
1pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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