A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.9 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 13 Dec 9:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 44. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Areas of fog before 4pm, then areas of fog after 5pm. High near 52. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Areas of fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 44. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Areas of fog before 4pm, then areas of fog after 5pm. High near 52. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Areas of fog before 7pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
5:32 am EST Dec 13, 2018
10am EST Dec 13, 2018-6pm EST Dec 19, 2018
 
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