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Weather Forecast for Athens

Today

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday

Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. High near 87. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday Night

Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday

A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Sunday

A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Sunday Night

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Monday

A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Tuesday

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Wednesday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

Athens News and Events

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

HIV 101

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Learn the facts about prevention, testing, diagnosis and treatment. Health officials from Thrive Alabama will answer questions.

The Scene of the Crime Mystery Book Club

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Enjoy tasty treats and an even tastier mystery. Group meets each 4th Thursday

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 23, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Athens Saturday Market

Event date: August 24, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
State certified market hosted by Athens Main Street with produce, baked goods, music, and artisans.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 24, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Monday Book Club

Event date: August 26, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Bring a snack and meet readers to discuss novels and modern authors.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 28, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 29, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 30, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Pep Rally on The Square

Event date: August 30, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Join the Athens High football team, band and cheerleaders for this much loved Athens tradition of kicking off the season with a pep rally on The Square

Athens Saturday Market

Event date: August 31, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
State certified market hosted by Athens Main Street with produce, baked goods, music, and artisans.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: August 31, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: September 4, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.

Eye on The South Photography Exhibit

Event date: September 5, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
Athens, AL 35611
Description:
Images of Limestone County in iconic black and white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing life in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

A woman enjoying her sunflowers. A young girl playing in the front yard of a sharecroppers house. Log Cabin Grocery serving customers as they walk by Coca-Cola and Pepsi signs.

The photographs are the work of the late Mary Jean Hammons, a graduate of Tanner High School, who moved to New York to explore her interest in the arts. On her trips home, she photographed ordinary people and sites around Limestone County.

In 2018, the Hammons family approached High Cotton Arts photographer Randall Lewter about making prints from old negatives they discovered. Lewter, who enjoys photographing historic sites and old buildings, agreed to not only curate and make prints but also create an Eye on The South Exhibit at High Cotton Arts to share the work of Jean Hammons with the community.