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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Current conditions at

Blakely, Early County Airport (KBIJ)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 213ft.

Fair

28°C

82°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 11 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (87°F)
Last update 1 Jul 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Gaines GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Independence Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Gaines GA
 31.62°N 85.06°W (Elev. 50 m)
10:15 am EDT Jul 1, 2015
12pm EDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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