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Severe weather possible in the Southern Plains and Southeast on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather to be possible on Sunday from the Southern Plains to the Southeast. The area of greatest concern is in eastern Texas, Arkansas and portions of Louisiana. In these areas, large hail, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Light Rain

59°F

15°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 19 Apr 5:15 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

2 Miles NW Lake Burton GA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. High near 65. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles NW Lake Burton GA
 34.85°N 83.58°W
Last Update: 3:43 am EDT Apr 19, 2015
Forecast Valid: 6am EDT Apr 19, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2015
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