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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 5:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Big Butt NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 64. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely.  Low around 49. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 64. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely. Low around 49. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Big Butt NC
 35°N 83.46°W (Elev. 2871 ft)
5:04 pm EDT Oct 21, 2017
5pm EDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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