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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 1:30 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 51. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 10pm and 3am.  Patchy fog between 9pm and midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 51. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 10pm and 3am. Patchy fog between 9pm and midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
1:20 am EST Feb 22, 2017
1am EST Feb 22, 2017-6pm EST Feb 28, 2017
 
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