Slow System Impacts Southern California and Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Over The East

A slow moving storm system will deliver heavy mountain snow and rainfall to southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The locally heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Apr 12:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Sky Valley GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Sky Valley GA
 34.97°N 83.27°W (Elev. 2510 ft)
10:45 am EDT Apr 7, 2020
12pm EDT Apr 7, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 13, 2020
 
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