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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.54 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 10:00 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light west northwest wind becoming west 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west northwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light west northwest wind becoming west 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
9:01 pm EDT May 24, 2017
10pm EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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