After hitting a high of 100 on Thursday in Macon, we'll drop afternoon highs into the mid 90s for Friday. However, we'll have another round of widespread storms for Friday afternoon and Friday evening. A few storms could be strong with heavy rain, gusty winds, and lightning. 

The most widespread coverage of storms for Friday will be during the mid afternoon through the early evening. Heading into the later evening hours like 10 p.m. or 11 p.m. still a few storms will be possible, especially across the southern tier of central Georgia. 

HRRR Friday 10 PM
HRRR Friday 10 PM

The Weekend Forecast:

Rain chances will decrease a bit heading into the weekend. Expect typical July weather with highs in the low to mid 90s, and a few scattered showers and storms for the heat of the day.

If you're trying to pick this best afternoon to get outside, neither Saturday or Sunday will be washouts, but Sunday looks like it will be driest with the rain chance down to 20 percent.

Weekend Forecast
Weekend Forecast

Pattern Switch Next Week:

We finally have signs of cooler weather by the middle of next week. A trough will get set up over the east coast, and a frontal boundary will likely be approaching central Georgia by Tuesday.

Widespread showers and storms are expected for Tuesday and Wednesday, and with the higher rain chances afternoon temperatures likely drop into the upper 80s.

Pattern Change Next Week?
Pattern Change Next Week?

The 6 to 10 Day Outlook from the CPC continues to show a decent likelihood of below average temperatures for central Georgia from July 24th through the 28th.

6-10 Day Temperature Outlook
6-10 Day Temperature Outlook

7-Day Forecast:

Friday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the low to mid 90s.

Friday Night... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Lows in the mid 70s.

Saturday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the low 90s.

Saturday Night... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Lows in the mid 70s.

Sunday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the low 90s.

Sunday Night... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Lows in the mid 70s.

Monday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the low 90s.

Monday Night... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Lows in the mid 70s.

Tuesday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the upper 80s.

Tuesday Night... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Lows in the mid 70s.

Wednesday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the upper 80s.

Wednesday Night... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Lows in the mid 70s.

Thursday... Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms possible. Highs in the upper 80s.

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