Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

High Shoals GA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 76. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
High Shoals GA
 33.81°N 83.5°W (Elev. 699 ft)
6:56 am EDT May 8, 2021
7am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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