Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Dothan, Dothan Regional Airport (KDHN)

Lat: 31.32°NLon: 85.45°WElev: 400ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 18 Aug 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Dothan AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Dothan AL
 31.23°N 85.41°W (Elev. 328 ft)
7:32 pm CDT Aug 18, 2018
8pm CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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