Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West; Strong Cold Front Moves Over the Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions across a broad portion of the western U.S. and into the Plains. Elsewhere, a strong cold front will push across the central U.S. Showers and thunderstorms will be common ahead of the front, with a dramatic drop in temperatures and a return to below normal readings in its wake. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Overcast

23°C

74°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 11 km/h
Barometer 1015.0 mb (30.01 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 Sep 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Dahlonega GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of dense fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Areas of dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of dense fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Areas of dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Dahlonega GA
 34.52°N 84.06°W (Elev. 426 m)
1:01 pm EDT Sep 27, 2020
2pm EDT Sep 27, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2020
 
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