Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Benning (KLSF)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 84.83°WElev: 233ft.

A Few Clouds

86°F

30°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 28 Jul 11:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lumpkin GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 88. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Lumpkin GA
 32.06°N 84.8°W (Elev. 525 ft)
10:26 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
12pm EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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