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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

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

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 3:51 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Oglethorpe County

Rest Of Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog late. Lows in the lower 50s. Light east winds.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers in the morning...then sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Colder, clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Sunday Night
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.



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