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

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending 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

Vidalia, Vidalia Municipal Airport (KVDI)

Lat: 32.19°NLon: 82.37°WElev: 276ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 7:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Vidalia GA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 89. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Vidalia GA
 32.23°N 82.42°W (Elev. 285 ft)
7:40 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
7am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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