Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Chilly in the East; Storms Return to the West this Weekend

Remnants of a powerful storm and current ice free Great Lakes is causing lingering heavy snow and some blizzard conditions to continue downwind of the Great lakes. Snow and wind will slowly diminish this weekend. Meanwhile, a new system will move south along the West Coast. Lower elevation rain with heavy mountain snow will overspread the West to the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 28 Feb 1:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Elberton GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Elberton GA
 34.1°N 82.87°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:25 am EST Feb 28, 2020
2pm EST Feb 28, 2020-6pm EST Mar 5, 2020
 
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