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Severe weather possible across parts of southern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening from Texas across the Southeast to the Atlantic coast. The area at greatest risk are from northern Texas and southern Oklahoma across Arkansas and into northern Mississippi and central Alabama. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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60°F

16°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 31 Mar 11:35 am EDT

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°N Lon: 83.42°W Elev: 2021ft.

For More Weather Information:

Greenville-Spartanburg, SC Local Forecast Office

4 Miles WSW Lakemont GA

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light east northeast wind.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Light east northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 4 Miles WSW Lakemont GA
 34.76°N 83.48°W
Last Update: 9:23 am EDT Mar 31, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12pm EDT Mar 31, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 6, 2015
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