Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens Municipal Airport (KF44)

Lat: 32.16°NLon: 95.83°WElev: 444ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Gun Barrel City TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 96. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 96. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 95. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
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Point Forecast:
Gun Barrel City TX
 32.33°N 96.13°W (Elev. 390 ft)
4:45 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
5am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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