Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 25 Sep 5:25 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Mountain City GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 79. Light south southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 79. Light south southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Mountain City GA
 34.91°N 83.41°W (Elev. 3051 ft)
5:03 pm EDT Sep 25, 2016
5pm EDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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