Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

A Few Clouds

58°F

14°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dahlonega GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered sprinkles.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind around 5 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 62. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 48.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered sprinkles. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 62. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 48.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Dahlonega GA
 34.54°N 83.97°W (Elev. 1302 ft)
1:02 pm EDT Apr 23, 2021
2pm EDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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