Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cartersville Airport (KVPC)

Lat: 34.12°NLon: 84.85°WElev: 764ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cartersville GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Cartersville GA
 34.17°N 84.8°W (Elev. 784 ft)
7:31 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
12pm EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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