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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Oakwood GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Areas of fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Low around 54. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Areas of fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 54. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Oakwood GA
 34.22°N 83.9°W (Elev. 1257 ft)
12:16 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
1pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 26, 2017
 
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