Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 12:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Gaines School GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Gaines School GA
 33.91°N 83.38°W (Elev. 735 ft)
1:13 am EDT May 9, 2021
1am EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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