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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 6:45 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 44. Calm wind.

    Clear then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light east southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 44. Calm wind.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light east southeast wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
5:26 pm EDT Oct 20, 2017
6pm EDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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