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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 6:10 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog between 11pm and 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light south southeast wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 70. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Low around 36. West wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog between 11pm and 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light south southeast wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 70. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Low around 36. West wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
5:02 am EST Feb 28, 2017
6am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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