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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 86. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog between 1am and 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light west southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 86. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog between 1am and 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light west southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
10:41 pm EDT Aug 20, 2017
12am EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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