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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:25 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Sapphire NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Patchy fog between midnight and 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning. 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 between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Sapphire NC
 35.08°N 82.98°W (Elev. 3307 ft)
8:00 pm EDT Aug 20, 2017
9pm EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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