Heat Continues in the Northeast; Fire Weather Threat Persists in the West

Above normal temperatures are expected to continue into midweek for portions of the Northeast, including the I-95 corridor from New York to southern Maine. Critical fire weather conditions are expected in the interior Pacific Northwest, with additional Red Flag Warnings in effect for the Great Basin and Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cartersville Airport (KVPC)

Lat: 34.12°NLon: 84.85°WElev: 764ft.

A Few Clouds

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 11 Aug 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Emerson GA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms.  High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Emerson GA
 34.18°N 84.75°W (Elev. 1076 ft)
3:21 am EDT Aug 11, 2020
6am EDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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