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

64°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Flowery Branch GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 52.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Flowery Branch GA
 34.22°N 83.95°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
4:00 am EDT May 3, 2016
5am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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