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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed W 10 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 30 Jun 11:53 am EDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early...then showers and thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Thursday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Independence Day
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
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409 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015
 
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