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Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexander City, Thomas C Russell Field Airport (KALX)

Lat: 32.91°NLon: 85.96°WElev: 686ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Apr 4:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sylacauga AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 59. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely.  High near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 59. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely. High near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Sylacauga AL
 33.17°N 86.27°W
4:35 pm CDT Apr 21, 2018
5pm CDT Apr 21, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2018
 
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