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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Canton, Cherokee County Airport (KCNI)

Lat: 34.31°NLon: 84.42°WElev: 1220ft.

Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 10 Aug 3:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dawsonville GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Dawsonville GA
 34.42°N 84.12°W (Elev. 1398 ft)
3:01 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
3pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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