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
32°
Mostly Cloudy
  • Humidity: 92%
  • Feels Like: 28°
  • Heat Index: 32°
  • Wind: 3 mph
  • Wind Chill: 28°
  • UV Index: 2 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:19:25 AM
  • Sunset: 05:33:28 PM
  • Dew Point: 30°
  • Visibility: 10 mi

Today

Overcast. High 53F. Winds light and variable.

Tonight

Cloudy with occasional rain late. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

Tomorrow

Cloudy with periods of rain. Potential for heavy rainfall. High 54F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall around a half an inch.

Day
Temp
Sun
41°
53°
Sun
53°/41°
Cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:19:25 AM

Sunset: 05:33:28 PM

Humidity: 56%

Wind: SSW @ 5mph

UV Index: 2 Low

Sunday Night

Cloudy with occasional rain late. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

Mon
50°
54°
Mon
54°/50°
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Potential for heavy rainfall. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 50s.

Chance of Rain: 100%

Sunrise: 06:18:15 AM

Sunset: 05:34:22 PM

Humidity: 86%

Wind: SE @ 8mph

UV Index: 2 Low

Monday Night

Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers late. Thunder possible. Low near 50F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%.

Tue
42°
60°
Tue
60°/42°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:17:03 AM

Sunset: 05:35:16 PM

Humidity: 79%

Wind: W @ 7mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Tuesday Night

A few clouds. Low 42F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.

Wed
28°
48°
Wed
48°/28°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 20s.

Chance of Rain: 30%

Sunrise: 06:15:51 AM

Sunset: 05:36:09 PM

Humidity: 69%

Wind: W @ 19mph

UV Index: 4 Moderate

Wednesday Night

Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy after midnight. Low 28F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.

Thu
28°
43°
Thu
43°/28°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.

Chance of Rain: 0%

Sunrise: 06:14:39 AM

Sunset: 05:37:02 PM

Humidity: 52%

Wind: WNW @ 15mph

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Thursday Night

A mostly clear sky. Low 28F. Winds light and variable.

Fri
28°
50°
Fri
50°/28°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 20s.

Chance of Rain: 0%

Sunrise: 06:13:25 AM

Sunset: 05:37:54 PM

Humidity: 53%

Wind: WNW @ 11mph

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Friday Night

A few clouds. Low 28F. Winds light and variable.

Sat
24°
44°
Sat
44°/24°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 20s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:12:11 AM

Sunset: 05:38:46 PM

Humidity: 52%

Wind: NW @ 10mph

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Saturday Night

Clear. Low 24F. Winds light and variable.

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