Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95° N Lon: 83.33° W Elev: 807 ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Apr 5:51 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Oconee County

Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light south winds this evening becoming light and variable.
Saturday
Mostly sunny in the morning...then mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Light south winds.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Light southwest winds.
Monday
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
Thursday
Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.



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507 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016
 
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