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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Partly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 3:45 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
3:00 am EDT Jun 28, 2017
4am EDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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