Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Blairsville Airport (KDZJ)

Lat: 34.85°NLon: 84°WElev: 1909ft.

Mostly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blue Ridge GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered sprinkles before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 44.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered sprinkles before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Blue Ridge GA
 34.86°N 84.33°W (Elev. 1719 ft)
1:02 pm EDT Apr 23, 2021
1pm EDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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