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
47°
Fair
  • Humidity: 81%
  • Feels Like: 47°
  • Heat Index: 47°
  • Wind: 0 mph
  • Wind Chill: 47°
  • UV Index: 3 Moderate
  • Sunrise: 06:21:31 AM
  • Sunset: 04:35:07 PM
  • Dew Point: 41°
  • Visibility: 10 mi

Today

A mix of clouds and sun during the morning will give way to cloudy skies this afternoon. High 66F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight

Mostly cloudy. Low 47F. Winds light and variable.

Tomorrow

Rain showers in the morning will evolve into a more steady rain in the afternoon. High near 65F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.

Day
Temp
Thu
47°
66°
Thu
66°/47°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:21:31 AM

Sunset: 04:35:07 PM

Humidity: 55%

Wind: S @ 8mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Thursday Night

Mostly cloudy. Low 47F. Winds light and variable.

Fri
56°
65°
Fri
65°/56°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 50s.

Chance of Rain: 70%

Sunrise: 06:22:27 AM

Sunset: 04:34:42 PM

Humidity: 84%

Wind: SSW @ 6mph

UV Index: 2 Low

Friday Night

Periods of rain. Low 56F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near an inch. Locally heavier rainfall possible.

Sat
36°
62°
Sat
62°/36°
Rain. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 30s.

Chance of Rain: 100%

Sunrise: 06:23:24 AM

Sunset: 04:34:18 PM

Humidity: 90%

Wind: WSW @ 12mph

UV Index: 1 Low

Saturday Night

Cloudy. Low 36F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Sun
33°
51°
Sun
51°/33°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:24:20 AM

Sunset: 04:33:57 PM

Humidity: 69%

Wind: WNW @ 8mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Sunday Night

A mostly clear sky. Low 33F. Winds light and variable.

Mon
38°
59°
Mon
59°/38°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 30s.

Chance of Rain: 10%

Sunrise: 06:25:16 AM

Sunset: 04:33:37 PM

Humidity: 65%

Wind: SW @ 6mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Monday Night

A few clouds overnight. Low 38F. Winds light and variable.

Tue
45°
62°
Tue
62°/45°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.

Chance of Rain: 40%

Sunrise: 06:26:11 AM

Sunset: 04:33:19 PM

Humidity: 70%

Wind: SSE @ 10mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Tuesday Night

Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. Low around 45F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

Wed
41°
60°
Wed
60°/41°
A few morning showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.

Chance of Rain: 40%

Sunrise: 06:27:07 AM

Sunset: 04:33:03 PM

Humidity: 69%

Wind: NNW @ 8mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Wednesday Night

Cloudy with occasional showers. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

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