Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27° N Lon: 83.83° W Elev: 1273 ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 3:53 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Forsyth County

Today
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms early, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Wednesday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
Friday
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.



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323 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
 
 

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