Rain chances increase this afternoon, tonight

Published 9:55 am Sunday, January 9, 2022

The chance of showers is slated to increase from 40 percent to 80 percent today for the Atmore area, according to the National Weather Service.

According to the latest weather forecast, there is a chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon with a high of near 75 degrees.

Wind gusts could be as high as 25 miles per hour.

According to the NWS, possible rainfall amounts are forecast to be between a quarter and half of an inch.

Later tonight, showers and a possible thunderstorm is forecasted before 9 p.m. then a chance of showers between 9 and midnight with a low around 45 degrees.