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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Heavy Drizzle

13°C

55°F

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed SE 7 km/h
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 13°C (55°F)
Visibility 1.21 km
Wind Chill12°C (54°F)
Last update 23 Oct 2:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind around 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Areas of fog before 11am. High near 17. East wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 9. Breezy, with a south wind 27 to 32 km/h becoming west 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 13 to 21 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 11.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Areas of fog before 11am. High near 17. East wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 9. Breezy, with a south wind 27 to 32 km/h becoming west 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 13 to 21 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 911 m)
1:30 am EDT Oct 23, 2017
3am EDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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