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Risk of severe weather on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather to be possible in portions of the Central U.S and Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is the Central Plains. In this area, damaging winds and large hail are the primary threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jun 3:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
1:30 am EDT Jun 3, 2015
4am EDT Jun 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 9, 2015
 
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