Dangerous Heat in the Northeast and Northwest U.S.; Areas of Excessive Rainfall In the Ohio Valley and Southwest

Dangerous heat will continue to impact portions of the Northwest and Northeast U.S. through this evening. Monsoon showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region into the Great Basin this week. A slow moving cold front will bring heavy thunderstorms which may produce excessive rainfall over the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic through Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Decatur, Pryor Field (KDCU)

Lat: 34.66°NLon: 86.94°WElev: 591ft.

Light Rain

26°C

79°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1017.8 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (75°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 9 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Decatur AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 36. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 32. South southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 36. Southwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 32. South southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Decatur AL
 34.58°N 86.98°W (Elev. 182 m)
3:51 pm CDT Aug 9, 2022
4pm CDT Aug 9, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2022
 
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