Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 13 Aug 5:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Persimmon GA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog between midnight and 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog between midnight and 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Persimmon GA
 34.89°N 83.47°W (Elev. 2559 ft)
4:10 am EDT Aug 13, 2020
6am EDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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