Dothan Area Weather Forecast Jul 5

Near Term [Through Tonight]...

An unusually dry July airmass will remain in place across the region today. Precipitable water values near or below 1 inch over most of the forecast area will prevent any afternoon showers or storms. Only exception to this will be over the far eastern zones, where slightly deeper moisture may allow for a few late afternoon showers associated with the east coast seabreeze.

Temperatures will be warmer than on Friday as the post-frontal
airmass modifies. Expect temperatures to reach the lower to mid
90s for most locations this afternoon.

Short Term [Sunday Through Monday Night]...

Very dry air in the mid-levels will remain in place through the short term, acting to keep afternoon thunderstorm chances below average for this time of year.

Highs are forecast in the low to mid 90s with lows in the mostly in the upper 60s to lower 70s.

Long Term [Tuesday Through Saturday]...

High pressure will dominate most of the work week, bringing
seasonal weather to the region. This means scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon/evening time frame.

Highs will be in the mid 90s with lows in the low 70s.

Thursday night a stalling cold front will bring increased rain chances through next weekend.

Aviation...

VFR conditions with light winds will prevail at all terminals through the forecast period.

Marine...

The pattern will feature typical summer conditions for the next several days with winds generally 10 knots or less. Seas will be low as well outside of thunderstorms.

Fire Weather...

With the dry airmass still in place, humidity values will fall into the lower to mid 30s once again this afternoon. However, Red Flag conditions are not anticipated.

Hydrology...

With river levels running at or below base flows and no widespread heavy rain expected, flooding concerns are at a minimum.

Preliminary Point Temps/PoPs...

Tallahassee 94 69 94 70 94 / 10 10 20 10 20
Panama City 91 73 90 74 90 / 0 0 10 10 20
Dothan 92 70 94 71 94 / 0 0 20 20 20
Albany 93 71 93 70 95 / 10 10 20 20 20
Valdosta 93 70 94 69 96 / 20 10 30 20 20
Cross City 93 69 92 69 92 / 20 10 30 20 30
Apalachicola 90 71 90 71 90 / 0 0 10 10 20

TAE Watches/Warnings/Advisories...

FL...None.
GA...None.
AL...None.
GM...None.


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