Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential Continues From The Plains To The Mississippi Valley; Dry Out West

A low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns through Friday. In addition, the threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds and large hail will continue. Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with hot and dry conditions expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rome GA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Rome GA
 34.26°N 85.18°W (Elev. 594 ft)
3:46 am EDT Aug 16, 2018
6am EDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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