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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 3:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 1pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 1am.  Patchy fog after 8pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 1pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 1am. Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
12:21 am EST Feb 19, 2018
3am EST Feb 19, 2018-6pm EST Feb 25, 2018
 
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