Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 13 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gainesville GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am. High near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then occasional showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  High near 84. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then occasional showers and thunderstorms after 8am. High near 84. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Gainesville GA
 34.28°N 83.83°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
1:17 pm EDT Aug 13, 2020
1pm EDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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