Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy Rain Possible in the Southeast, while Severe Weather Expected in the Great Plains

Slow-moving convection will bring the threat of flash flooding today in the Southeast. Meanwhile, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across the Great Plains and upper Mississippi River Valley this afternoon and evening. Primary threats will be thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens Municipal Airport (KF44)

Lat: 32.16°NLon: 95.83°WElev: 444ft.

Partly Cloudy

31°C

88°F

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (90°F)
Last update 24 May 4:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Athens TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 36. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 36. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 36. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 36. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Athens TX
 32.18°N 95.83°W (Elev. 141 m)
3:38 pm CDT May 24, 2018
5pm CDT May 24, 2018-6pm CDT May 31, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database