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Coastal storm bringing wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the Northeast

A strengthening low pressure storm system will move from the Mid-Atlantic coast to the New England coast through Tuesday. This storm will bring soaking rains, strong winds, and coastal flooding to New England during this period. Interior sections and high elevations of the Northeast could receive significant snow through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.69 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 24 Jan 3:00 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

Wind Advisory until January 24, 12:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 24, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Light northwest wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
1:02 am EST Jan 24, 2017
3am EST Jan 24, 2017-6pm EST Jan 30, 2017
 
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