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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Overcast with Haze

61°F

16°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 2:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Cherokee NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 6 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Cherokee NC
 35.49°N 83.32°W (Elev. 2119 ft)
2:41 pm EST Feb 19, 2018
3pm EST Feb 19, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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