Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Blairsville Airport (KDZJ)

Lat: 34.85°NLon: 84°WElev: 1909ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 27 Jul 12:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Helen GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.  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
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Helen GA
 34.71°N 83.85°W (Elev. 2388 ft)
12:27 pm EDT Jul 27, 2021
12pm EDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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