Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens Municipal Airport (KF44)

Lat: 32.16°NLon: 95.83°WElev: 444ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Aug 4:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens TX

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 103 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Athens TX
 32.2°N 95.86°W (Elev. 472 ft)
3:33 am CDT Aug 16, 2022
4am CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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