Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Americus Souther Field Airport (KACJ)

Lat: 32.11°NLon: 84.19°WElev: 469ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index104°F (40°C)
Last update 6 Jul 3:10 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Rupert GA

Heat Advisory until July 6, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 6, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Rupert GA
 32.39°N 84.4°W (Elev. 610 ft)
2:30 pm EDT Jul 6, 2022
3pm EDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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