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Mostly cloudy, near 70 in Atlanta Wednesday

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Plan on a mostly cloudy day in Atlanta Wednesday with much warmer temperatures in the afternoon. 

Will it rain?

No

What you need to know?

Temperatures will be about 10 degrees warmer Wednesday afternoon vs. the day before, and about 15 degrees above average. Temperatures are expected to reach into the 70s at the end of the week! The normal high for this time of year is 52.

MORE: How often do 70s occur in January?

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Plan your day

  • 8 AM
    Mostly cloudy. 49°. Southwest wind from 5-10 mph.
     
  • Noon
    Mostly cloudy. 63°. Southwest wind from 5-15 mph.
     
  • 3 PM
    Mostly cloudy. 68°. Southwest wind from 5-15 mph.
     
  • 5 PM
    Mostly cloudy. 66°. Southwest wind from 5-10 mph.
     
  • 7 PM
    Mostly cloudy. 63°. Southwest wind from 5-10 mph.
     
  • 11 PM
    Mostly cloudy. 58°. Southwest wind from 5-10 mph.

Sunset Wednesday

5:49 p.m.

Next chance of rain?

Tuesday

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Weather

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 40°

Rain to return to Atlanta for next week

After a cold and dry start to your weekend, expect scattered showers to return to Atlanta Sunday with more rain and warmer temperatures for next week.


Sunday: Mostly Cloudy with spotty  showers. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 20%.

Monday:  Mostly cloudy with rain. Highs in the low 60s.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with rain. Highs in the low 60s.

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6-Day Forecast: Atlanta

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 40°

Mostly Cloudy: 40% Chance PM Showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 50°

Cloudy: 90% T-Shower Chance

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 52°

Cloudy & Rainy; 80% Chance Rain

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 45°

Partly Sunny; 30% Chance Showers

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 60°
  • 42°

Sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 44°

Partly Cloudy: 20% T-Shower Chance

Currently in Atlanta as of

  • 44°(Feels like 42°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: ENE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.17 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:36:09 am
  • Sunset: 05:31:07 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 3 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Alpharetta

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 49°
  • 43°

Chance of showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 61°
  • 46°

Cloudy with areas of morning fog

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 58°

Chance of afternoon showers

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 46°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 53°
  • 45°

More clouds than sun

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 57°
  • 52°

Afternoon showers

Currently in Alpharetta as of

  • 44°(Feels like 44°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.17 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:36:19 am
  • Sunset: 05:29:50 pm
  • Humidity: 89
  • Visibility: 2.5 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Marietta

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 47°
  • 43°

Chance of showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 46°

Morning fog, then cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 57°

Showers possible in the afternoon

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 45°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 57°
  • 43°

Plenty of sun

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 60°
  • 52°

More clouds than sun

Currently in Marietta as of

  • 45°(Feels like 45°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: ENE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.16 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:36:59 am
  • Sunset: 05:31:10 pm
  • Humidity: 87
  • Visibility: 3 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Douglasville

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 47°
  • 45°

Showers early

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 48°

Chance of afternoon showers

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 58°

Showers possible in the afternoon

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • 48°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 56°
  • 48°

More clouds than sun

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 61°
  • 53°

Chance of afternoon showers

Currently in Douglasville as of

  • 44°(Feels like 44°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.18 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:37:36 am
  • Sunset: 05:32:30 pm
  • Humidity: 96
  • Visibility: 4 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Lawrenceville

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 49°
  • 42°

Showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 61°
  • 46°

Morning fog, then cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 58°

Showers possible in the afternoon

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 45°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 56°
  • 42°

Mix of sun and clouds

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 50°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Lawrenceville as of

  • 43°(Feels like 43°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: ENE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.17 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:35:08 am
  • Sunset: 05:28:46 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 3 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Covington

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 47°
  • 44°

Chance of showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 48°

Showers possible in the afternoon

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 60°

Mostly cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 48°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 45°

Mostly cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 53°

Considerable cloudiness

Currently in Covington as of

  • 46°(Feels like 46°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: ENE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.17 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:33:38 am
  • Sunset: 05:29:27 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Carrollton

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 45°
  • 44°

Showers ending early

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 47°

Chance of afternoon showers

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 58°

Afternoon showers

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 45°

Morning thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 44°

Considerable cloudiness

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 53°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Carrollton as of

  • 42°(Feels like 42°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.18 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:38:30 am
  • Sunset: 05:34:19 pm
  • Humidity: 98
  • Visibility: 7 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Newnan

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 46°
  • 45°

Chance of showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 48°

Showers possible in the afternoon

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • 61°

More clouds than sun

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • 48°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 58°
  • 49°

Mostly cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 55°

Afternoon showers

Currently in Newnan as of

  • 46°(Feels like 46°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: NE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.15 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:36:56 am
  • Sunset: 05:33:34 pm
  • Humidity: 87
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Peachtree City

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 47°
  • 45°

Showers

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 46°

Showers

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • 58°

Considerable cloudiness

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 47°

Morning thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 60°
  • 44°

Considerable cloudiness

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 52°

Considerable cloudiness

Currently in Peachtree City as of

  • 47°(Feels like 47°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.16 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:35:43 am
  • Sunset: 05:32:45 pm
  • Humidity: 90
  • Visibility: 8 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Kennesaw

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 47°
  • 43°

Showers early

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 61°
  • 45°

Cloudy with areas of morning fog

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 57°

Chance of afternoon showers

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 45°

Showers and thunderstorms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 57°
  • 43°

A few clouds

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 59°
  • 51°

Clouds giving way to sun

Currently in Kennesaw as of

  • 45°(Feels like 45°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: E @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.17 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:37:35 am
  • Sunset: 05:31:18 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 2.5 mi.
  • UV Index: 0
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