Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Auburn-Opelika Airport (KAUO)

Lat: 32.62°NLon: 85.43°WElev: 774ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 16 Aug 10:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Opelika AL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Opelika AL
 32.66°N 85.37°W
10:33 am CDT Aug 16, 2018
11am CDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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