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Heavy Rainfall Threat to the South from Possible Tropical/Subtropical System Over the Weekend

A tropical disturbance over the Yucatan Peninsula has a High chance of developing into a tropical or subtropical depression in the Gulf over the Memorial Day Weekend. This system has the potential to bring heavy rainfall to portions of the Gulf Coast over the next 5-7 days. The threat of rip currents will also steadily increase along the Gulf from FL to LA over the holiday weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Gaines School GA

Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 5am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 5am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Gaines School GA
 33.91°N 83.3°W (Elev. 650 ft)
8:31 am EDT May 25, 2018
9am EDT May 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 31, 2018
 
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