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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Dec 11:45 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

Wind Advisory December 13, 07:00pm until December 14, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 43. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 43. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
11:36 am EST Dec 13, 2017
12pm EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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