Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Light Rain

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 12:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Bogart GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy dense fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Patchy dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy dense fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Bogart GA
 33.94°N 83.46°W (Elev. 728 ft)
1:41 am EDT Aug 15, 2020
1am EDT Aug 15, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2020
 
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