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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

60°F

16°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 9:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Today

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers after 2pm. Patchy fog after 2pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between midnight and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W
8:03 pm EDT May 24, 2015
6am EDT May 24, 2015-6pm EDT May 30, 2015
 
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