Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed W 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 5 Dec 3:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of drizzle with a slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Chance
    Drizzle

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of drizzle before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Drizzle then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 38. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 2pm.  High near 43. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of drizzle with a slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of drizzle before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Rain, mainly after 11pm. Low around 38. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 2pm. High near 43. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
12:01 am EST Dec 5, 2016
3am EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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