The National Weather Service forecast a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms here in Cobb County on Friday, July 22, with a high near 89 degrees and a heat index as high as 97.

Extended forecast

This forecast is centered on the Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta.

Friday

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. Partly sunny, with highs near 89. Heat Index values ​​as high as 97. Wind calm becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Friday night

10% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Wind southwest around 8 kph becoming calm in the evening.

Saturday

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mostly after 3 p.m. Mainly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat Index values ​​as high as 97. Wind calm becoming southwest around 8 kph in the afternoon.

Saturday night

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m. Mainly clear with low around 72. Wind south around 8 kph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday

20% chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Sunday night

10% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Monday

40% chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Monday evening

30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mostly before 8 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Tuesday

40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mostly after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

Tuesday evening

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Wednesday

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Wednesday evening

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Thursday

30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 92.

June 2022 climate summary for the Atlanta area

The NWS Climate Summary for Metro Atlanta has now been updated with June figures.

In an article titled What is the difference between climate and weather?the National Ocean Service describes the difference as follows:

The weather is what you see outside on a particular day. So, for example, it can be 75° degrees and sunny or 20° degrees with heavy snow. It’s time.

The climate is the average of this weather. For example, you can expect snow in the northeast in January or heat and humidity in the southeast in July. It’s the climate. The climate record also includes extreme values ​​such as record temperatures or record highs. The National Weather Service (NWS) provides weather, water, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters, and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property. and improving the national economy. These services include forecasts and observations, warnings, impact-based decision support services, and education with the goal of building a nation ready for severe weather. The ultimate goal is to have a society that is prepared and responsive to weather, water and climate events. rainfall records. If you’ve ever heard your local meteorologist say “today we hit a record high for this day,” she’s talking about weather records.

So when we talk about climate change, we are talking about changes in long term averages of daily weather conditions. In most places, the weather can change from minute to minute, hour to hour, day to day, and season to season. Climate, however, is the average of weather patterns over time and space.

The climate report for the Atlanta area for the previous month shows the deviation from the average temperatures for that month. The average temperature for a date is the average over a period of 30 years.

Date Maximum temperature Minimum temperature Mean temperature Departure from normal Precipitation
2022-06-01 92 70 81 5.9 0
2022-06-02 92 73 82.5 7.1 0
2022-06-03 86 68 77 1.4 0
2022-06-04 85 70 77.5 1.7 0
2022-06-05 86 68 77 1 0
2022-06-06 86 68 77 0.8 1.19
2022-06-07 84 69 76.5 0.1 0.66
2022-06-08 85 69 77 0.4 0.49
2022-06-09 85 68 76.5 -0.3 J
2022-06-10 84 64 74 -3 0
2022-06-11 88 70 79 1.8 0
2022-06-12 92 73 82.5 5.1 0
2022-06-13 95 74 84.5 6.9 0
2022-06-14 95 79 87 9.3 0
2022-06-15 99 75 87 9.1 0.24
2022-06-16 97 76 86.5 8.4 0
2022-06-17 96 77 86.5 8.2 J
2022-06-18 93 72 82.5 4.1 0
2022-06-19 89 68 78.5 -0.1 0
2022-06-20 92 67 79.5 0.8 0
2022-06-21 95 70 82.5 3.6 0
2022-06-22 98 72 85 6 0
2022-06-23 98 76 87 7.8 0
2022-06-24 93 75 84 4.7 0.01
2022-06-25 93 74 83.5 4.1 0
2022-06-26 92 74 83 3.4 J
2022-06-27 91 71 81 1.3 2.4
2022-06-28 81 72 76.5 -3.3 0.09
2022-06-29 87 72 79.5 -0.4 0.22
2022-06-30 90 72 81 1 J
Observations for each day cover the 24 hours ending at the time indicated below (local standard time).
Max temperature: midnight
Min temperature: midnight
Precipitation: midnight

For more information on the climate of our region, visit the NWS Climate FAQ for the Atlanta area.

About the National Weather Service

The National Weather Service (NWS) is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

The NWS describes its role as follows:

The National Weather Service (NWS) provides weather, water, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters, and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy. These services include forecasts and observations, warnings, impact-based decision support services, and education with the goal of building a nation ready for severe weather. The ultimate goal is to have a society that is prepared and responsive to weather, water and climate events.

Read all of Cobb County Courier’s climate and weather coverage by following this link.