Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Dahlonega GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Dahlonega GA
 34.5°N 84.06°W (Elev. 1286 ft)
1:13 am EDT May 9, 2021
1am EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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