An Active Start to the Week

A slow moving and large-scale system will produce widespread rain and thunderstorms the next few days across the central and southern Plains into the Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley. Severe storms will be common across Texas through Tuesday before spreading eastward. The locally heavy rain will produce possible flooding and have a similar transition to the east through midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gilmer County Airport (K49A)

Lat: 34.63°NLon: 84.53°WElev: 1486ft.

Heavy Rain

68°F

20°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 23 May 2:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Ellijay GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Ellijay GA
 34.69°N 84.56°W (Elev. 1499 ft)
1:30 pm EDT May 23, 2022
2pm EDT May 23, 2022-6pm EDT May 29, 2022
 
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