Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 27 Jul 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Flowery Branch GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Flowery Branch GA
 34.22°N 83.95°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
10:15 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
10pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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