Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Decatur, Pryor Field (KDCU)

Lat: 34.66°NLon: 86.94°WElev: 591ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 17 Jan 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Decatur AL

  • Today

    Today: Drizzle with a chance of rain, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Drizzle

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain or drizzle, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Drizzle with a chance of rain, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain or drizzle, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Decatur AL
 34.58°N 87.04°W (Elev. 623 ft)
10:29 am CST Jan 17, 2019
11am CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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