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It’s the end of an era in Dadeville and the Beautification Board wants to honor the outgoing city administration for all the dedication, hard work and support given to not only its board members over the years but also the entire community.

Lake Scene Directory

Alexander City, AL

Right Now
72°
Light Rain
  • Humidity: 99%
  • Feels Like: 72°
  • Heat Index: 72°
  • Wind: 5 mph
  • Wind Chill: 72°
  • UV Index: 2 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:58:52 AM
  • Sunset: 05:55:43 PM
  • Dew Point: 71°
  • Visibility: 5 mi

Today

Scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then mainly cloudy during the afternoon with thunderstorms likely. High 76F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.

Tonight

Tropical storm conditions possible. Rain likely. Becoming windy late. Low 71F. SSE winds at 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall may reach one inch.

Tomorrow

Rain showers in the morning, then sunny in the afternoon. High 73F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

Next 12 Hours

Time
Temp
Precip
3 AM
72°
16%
3 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 4mph

Precip: 16% Chance

Humidity: 99%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.4 mi

4 AM
72°
12%
4 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 4mph

Precip: 12% Chance

Humidity: 99%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.1 mi

5 AM
72°
12%
5 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 3mph

Precip: 12% Chance

Humidity: 99%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.9 mi

6 AM
72°
13%
6 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 4mph

Precip: 13% Chance

Humidity: 100%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.8 mi

7 AM
72°
13%
7 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 4mph

Precip: 13% Chance

Humidity: 100%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.8 mi

8 AM
72°
13%
8 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 4mph

Precip: 13% Chance

Humidity: 100%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.2 mi

9 AM
72°
21%
9 AM
72°

Wind: SSE @ 6mph

Precip: 21% Chance

Humidity: 100%

Wind Chill: 72°

Heat Index: 72°

UV Index: 1 Low

Visibility: 3 mi

10 AM
73°
24%
10 AM
73°

Wind: SSE @ 6mph

Precip: 24% Chance

Humidity: 100%

Wind Chill: 73°

Heat Index: 76°

UV Index: 1 Low

Visibility: 4 mi

11 AM
74°
36%
11 AM
74°

Wind: SSE @ 6mph

Precip: 36% Chance

Humidity: 97%

Wind Chill: 74°

Heat Index: 77°

UV Index: 2 Low

Visibility: 6 mi

12 PM
74°
46%
12 PM
74°

Wind: SSE @ 6mph

Precip: 46% Chance

Humidity: 95%

Wind Chill: 74°

Heat Index: 79°

UV Index: 2 Low

Visibility: 6 mi

1 PM
75°
67%
1 PM
75°

Wind: SSE @ 6mph

Precip: 67% Chance

Humidity: 93%

Wind Chill: 75°

Heat Index: 80°

UV Index: 2 Low

Visibility: 3 mi

2 PM
74°
56%
2 PM
74°

Wind: SSE @ 5mph

Precip: 56% Chance

Humidity: 95%

Wind Chill: 74°

Heat Index: 79°

UV Index: 2 Low

Visibility: 6 mi

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