A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West, as a large dome of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Also, locally heavy rain is possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fulton County Airport-Brown Field (KFTY)

Lat: 33.78°NLon: 84.52°WElev: 804ft.

Partly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Atlanta GA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Atlanta GA
 33.76°N 84.43°W (Elev. 942 ft)
3:46 am EDT May 26, 2020
6am EDT May 26, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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