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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 22 Feb 6:10 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light east southeast wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light east southeast wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
5:42 am EST Feb 22, 2017
6am EST Feb 22, 2017-6pm EST Feb 28, 2017
 
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