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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 3:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Purlear NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. South wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light southwest wind.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Purlear NC
 36.24°N 81.4°W (Elev. 2402 ft)
11:01 am EDT Mar 24, 2017
3pm EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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