Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 9:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers between 11am and noon, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Isolated showers between 11am and noon, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
8:04 pm EDT Jul 1, 2016
10pm EDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database