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Heavy rain, thunderstorms possible across Southeast

A slow-moving storm system in the Gulf of Mexico will bring shower and thunderstorms across the Southeast and Gulf Coast on Tuesday. Heavy rain is possible for some locations. A few of the thunderstorms could become severe, especially across central and southern Florida.
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70°F

21°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 28 Apr 3:35 pm EDT

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

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

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Greenville-Spartanburg, SC Local Forecast Office

2 Miles WSW Mountain City GA

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 53. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind around 14 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles WSW Mountain City GA
 34.91°N 83.41°W
Last Update: 3:04 pm EDT Apr 28, 2015
Forecast Valid: 4pm EDT Apr 28, 2015-6pm EDT May 5, 2015
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