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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexander City, Thomas C Russell Field Airport (KALX)

Lat: 32.91° N Lon: 85.96° W Elev: 686 ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 19 Aug 7:15 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Tallapoosa County

Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Light winds.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Light winds.
Monday
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph in the evening then becoming light.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Thursday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.



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730 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017
 
 

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