Madeline weakening as it passes just south of Hawaii; Hermine gaining strength as it moves towards Florida

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Watch, Tropical Storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch for parts of the Southeastern United States as Tropical Storm Hermine churns in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, Madeline in the Pacific is on a path just south of Hawaii. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for southern islands. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 31 Aug 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Helen GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Labor Day
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Helen GA
 34.71°N 83.79°W (Elev. 2080 ft)
6:30 pm EDT Aug 31, 2016
6pm EDT Aug 31, 2016-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2016
 
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