About The Times-Journal

The Times-Journal has a history of reporting and recording news and events in Fort Payne and DeKalb County since 1878, making it DeKalb County's oldest newspaper. Owned by Fort Payne Newspapers, the Times-Journal is one of the company's three publications in Alabama and 2 in Georgia. The Times-Journal publishes three days a week and serves about 8,000 readers daily. Its motto is "if it matters to you, it matters to us."

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Fort Payne, AL

Right Now
45°
Rain
  • Humidity: 84%
  • Feels Like: 41°
  • Heat Index: 45°
  • Wind: 8 mph
  • Wind Chill: 41°
  • UV Index: 2 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:22:53 AM
  • Sunset: 05:30:47 PM
  • Dew Point: 40°
  • Visibility: 2 mi

Today

Rain. High 43F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a half an inch.

Tonight

Partly cloudy skies. Low 26F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.

Tomorrow

Sunny. High 44F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph.

Day
Temp
Thu
26°
43°
Thu
43°/26°
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 20s.

Chance of Rain: 100%

Sunrise: 06:22:53 AM

Sunset: 05:30:47 PM

Humidity: 90%

Wind: NNE @ 10mph

UV Index: 2 Low

Thursday Night

Partly cloudy skies. Low 26F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.

Fri
22°
44°
Fri
44°/22°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 20s.

Chance of Rain: 0%

Sunrise: 06:21:45 AM

Sunset: 05:31:42 PM

Humidity: 44%

Wind: NNE @ 10mph

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Friday Night

Clear skies. Low 22F. Winds light and variable.

Sat
30°
53°
Sat
53°/30°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.

Chance of Rain: 0%

Sunrise: 06:20:36 AM

Sunset: 05:32:37 PM

Humidity: 45%

Wind: WNW @ 4mph

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Saturday Night

Partly to mostly cloudy. Low around 30F. Winds light and variable.

Sun
41°
53°
Sun
53°/41°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:19:27 AM

Sunset: 05:33:31 PM

Humidity: 59%

Wind: SSW @ 4mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Sunday Night

Cloudy with light rain developing after midnight. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 70%.

Mon
50°
55°
Mon
55°/50°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 50s.

Chance of Rain: 90%

Sunrise: 06:18:16 AM

Sunset: 05:34:25 PM

Humidity: 89%

Wind: SSE @ 8mph

UV Index: 2 Low

Monday Night

Rain likely. Low near 50F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around a half an inch.

Tue
43°
60°
Tue
60°/43°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.

Chance of Rain: 40%

Sunrise: 06:17:05 AM

Sunset: 05:35:19 PM

Humidity: 79%

Wind: W @ 8mph

UV Index: 4 Moderate

Tuesday Night

Partly cloudy skies. Low 43F. Winds light and variable.

Wed
30°
52°
Wed
52°/30°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.

Chance of Rain: 20%

Sunrise: 06:15:53 AM

Sunset: 05:36:12 PM

Humidity: 68%

Wind: W @ 11mph

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Wednesday Night

A few clouds. Low near 30F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

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