Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

A storm tracking along the southern U.S. will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats to the High Plains; and potential for severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain in the Lower Mississippi Valley. A strong Pacific storm will bring lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow to the Northwest. Snow levels will dip to 1,500 feet creating hazardous mountain travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens Municipal Airport (KF44)

Lat: 32.16°NLon: 95.83°WElev: 444ft.

Overcast with Haze

63°F

17°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Athens TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 63. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am, then patchy drizzle after 4am.  Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am. Low around 56. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 63. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am, then patchy drizzle after 4am. Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am. Low around 56. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Athens TX
 32.18°N 95.83°W (Elev. 463 ft)
1:04 am CDT Mar 30, 2020
3am CDT Mar 30, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2020
 
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