Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chattanooga, Lovell Field (KCHA)

Lat: 35.03°NLon: 85.2°WElev: 679ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens TN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Athens TN
 35.46°N 84.6°W (Elev. 997 ft)
3:32 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
9am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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