Western Heat and Monsoon Continues; Increasing Moisture in the East

High pressure continues to produce excessive heat and critical fire weather conditions for portions of the west, with heavy rains and potential for flash flooding associated with the monsoons in the southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front approaching the east coast is increasing the humidity and heat index, and bringing potential for heavy rain and flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexander City, Thomas C Russell Field Airport (KALX)

Lat: 32.91°NLon: 85.96°WElev: 686ft.

Overcast

22°C

72°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 Jul 8:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gantts Quarry AL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 32. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 32. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gantts Quarry AL
 33.17°N 86.3°W
9:06 am CDT Jul 16, 2018
9am CDT Jul 16, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2018
 
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