Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cobb County International Airport - McCollum Field (KRYY)

Lat: 34.01°NLon: 84.6°WElev: 997ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 28 Jul 10:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Acworth GA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Acworth GA
 34.07°N 84.67°W (Elev. 899 ft)
10:26 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
11am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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