Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 6 Jul 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Rest Haven GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Rest Haven GA
 34.16°N 83.98°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
1:31 am EDT Jul 6, 2022
3am EDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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