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Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Central Gulf Coast to the Southeast

Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast to the Southeast today. Several inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in the Southeast and south Texas. Strong winds are expected in parts of Montana while near record warmth will increase snowmelt from streams and rivers flowing off the Sierra. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1006.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Flowery Branch GA

Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00pm

    NOW until
    2:00pm Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  High near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Flowery Branch GA
 34.22°N 83.95°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
1:01 pm EDT May 23, 2017
3pm EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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