Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rome GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between midnight and 2am, then showers likely after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  High near 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 46.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain between midnight and 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. High near 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Rome GA
 34.26°N 85.18°W (Elev. 594 ft)
1:02 pm EDT Apr 23, 2021
2pm EDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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