Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 15 Oct 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Gaines School GA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Gaines School GA
 33.91°N 83.3°W (Elev. 650 ft)
3:46 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
11am EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018
 
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