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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fog/Mist

45°F

7°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 11:45 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy dense fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 49. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  High near 57. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 44. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 48. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy dense fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 49. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. High near 57. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 44. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers. High near 48. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
10:30 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
12am EST Jan 21, 2017-6pm EST Jan 26, 2017
 
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