Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens Municipal Airport (KF44)

Lat: 32.16°NLon: 95.83°WElev: 444ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Athens TX

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of flurries after noon.  Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 38 by 5pm. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Flurries and
    Windy

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 44. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A slight chance of flurries after noon. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 38 by 5pm. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Athens TX
 32.18°N 95.83°W (Elev. 463 ft)
4:01 am CST Jan 17, 2019
7am CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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