Widespread Heat This Week; Monsoon Rain Lingers

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

A Few Clouds

93°F

34°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 26 Jul 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens Airport GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Athens Airport GA
 33.95°N 83.32°W (Elev. 807 ft)
2:41 pm EDT Jul 26, 2021
4pm EDT Jul 26, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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