Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rome, R. B. Russell Airport (KRMG)

Lat: 34.35°NLon: 85.16°WElev: 636ft.

Overcast

82°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Sep 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Rome GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 78. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 78. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Rome GA
 34.24°N 85.23°W (Elev. 1066 ft)
1:12 pm EDT Sep 17, 2021
2pm EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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