Zeta Landfall Expected Wednesday; Southern Plains Snow and Ice to Taper Off

Areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will slowly taper off across portions of the southern Plains on Wednesday as warmer air is drawn north ahead of Zeta. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by Wednesday evening. Heavy rainfall is expected through Thursday along Zeta's track to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Atlanta, De Kalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK)

Lat: 33.88°NLon: 84.3°WElev: 1001ft.

Light Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 28 Oct 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Decatur GA

Tropical Storm Watch until further notice
Flash Flood Watch October 28, 08:00am until October 29, 08:00pm
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Tropical Storm Watch until further notice
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    Tropical Storm Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 79. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 45.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 79. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Decatur GA
 33.77°N 84.29°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
1:26 am EDT Oct 28, 2020
2am EDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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