The Friday surface weather chart is shown above.
Rain chances are high today and tomorrow BUT there are NOT endless days and endless hours of rain in the forecast nor is a week of constant rain being forecast.
No complete wash-out days are foreseen as of now.
Scattered showers are likely today and tonight but it will not rain constantly and will not be raining everywhere all the time.
Showers will be on the increase as the day goes on diminishing gradually during high school football games tonight, a few scattered showers during the day Saturday with showers increasing Saturday evening with a few showers Sunday morning, mostly dry Sunday afternoon through Monday.
There should even be at least some sunshine on Sunday and Monday.
Chance of rain is back Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Halloween. Trick or treat temperatures look to be in the 50s from this distance with a 40% chance of showers. Obviously a lot can change by then so check back for updates.
In fact, you’ll notice below the models have almost a 10 degree spread on temp outcome for the 31st.
The heaviest rain amounts next three days look to be Northwest of the perimeter, especially mountains.
Much of the showers will be light (occasionally moderate) but over the course of the next 48 hours it will add up.
RAINFALL TOTAL ESTIMATE BETWEEN FRIDAY MORNING AND 2PM SUNDAY:
Moisture feed part of a tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico.
High temperatures today split with the ole “wedge” pattern, low 60s far NE suburbs and upper 60s far SW suburbs, lows tonight 59-62.
Highs Saturday 70 North 76 South lows at night 56-60.
Sunday highs 70-72 with lows at night around 52.
So the bottom line is a chance of rain anytime today tonight and tomorrow but the most widespread today 2pm-11pm and the most widespread tomorrow after 5pm give or take a couple hours.
Temperatures AVERAGE above-normal next 5 days:
EUROPEAN MODEL ENSEMBLE TEMPERATURE OUTPUT:
AMERICAN MODEL ENSEMBLE TEMPERATURE OUTPUT:
MULTI MODEL BLEND TEMPERATURE GUIDANCE:
Rainfall next 10-days AVERAGES above-normal with active jet stream energy in Southwest to Northeast flow:
Thanks to Georgia Department of Natural Resources for leaf information.
Around Kennesaw-Acworth-Woodstock where I travel most, I am finally seeing some great splashes of vibrant color, not widespread but noticeable.
COLOR THIS WEEKEND:
COLOR NOVEMBER 2ND:
COLOR NOVEMBER 9TH:
LEAF COLOR NOVEMBER 16TH:
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