Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 25 Sep 3:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newfound Gap NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Newfound Gap NC
 35.61°N 83.42°W (Elev. 5177 ft)
3:05 pm EDT Sep 25, 2016
3pm EDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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