Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat Building Out West

The monsoon threat with heavy rain and thunderstorms continues across a large portion of the West. Flash flood watches are in effect from New Mexico to Montana and Idaho and debris flows remain possible near vulnerable burn scars. Also out West, excessive heat watches are in effect and start Tuesday across the Interior Northwest and parts of the Southwest into the desert of southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Blairsville Airport (KDZJ)

Lat: 34.85°NLon: 84°WElev: 1909ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 2 Aug 2:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blue Ridge GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Blue Ridge GA
 34.86°N 84.33°W (Elev. 1719 ft)
1:06 pm EDT Aug 2, 2021
3pm EDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 8, 2021
 
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