Severe Weather Threat from the Middle Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley; Inclement Weather Continues in Southern California and the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes are expected across the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Heavy mountain snow and rainfall will continue in southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 8 Apr 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
10:51 am EDT Apr 8, 2020
12pm EDT Apr 8, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 14, 2020
 
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