Severe Weather Threat in the North-central Great Plains

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.95°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Aug 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Franklin Springs GA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Franklin Springs GA
 34.22°N 83.18°W (Elev. 764 ft)
7:17 am EDT Aug 8, 2020
8am EDT Aug 8, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 14, 2020
 
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