Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible across the central Plains today. Strong storms are also possible in eastern portions of New York State, Pennsylvania and southern New England. 100 degree heat continues across the southwest and builds into the Inter-mountain west.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Jun 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Lula GA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Areas of fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Areas of fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Lula GA
 34.39°N 83.74°W (Elev. 1070 ft)
11:00 am EDT Jun 28, 2016
11am EDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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