The potential for severe weather is high for Chattooga County on Friday.  The National Weather Service says that some thunderstorms could develop on this afternoon and after 8 PM there is an even better chance of strong storms.  Stay tuned to AM 1180 throughout the day for updates from The National Weather Service and The Weather Channel.  Chance of rain for Friday is 100%.

Today…Partly sunny with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning…then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Windy. Highs 72 to 78. Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Tonight…Showers and thunderstorms. Windy. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 20 to 30 mph becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

Saturday…Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning…then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Windy. Highs 64 to 72. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Saturday Night…Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

Sunday…Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night…Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

Monday…Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.

Monday Night…Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

Tuesday…Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Windy. Highs in the mid 80s.

Tuesday Night…Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Windy. Lows in the upper 50s.

Wednesday…Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Windy. Highs in the lower 80s.

Wednesday Night…Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.

Thursday…Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Windy. Highs in the mid 80s