Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Into The End Of The Week

A slow moving low pressure system will continue to bring periods of rainfall from the Middle Atlantic to the Northeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the rainfall could be locally heavy and present some flooding concerns over the Middle Atlantic Region on Thursday.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.68 in
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 May 5:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
4:43 pm EDT May 4, 2016
6pm EDT May 4, 2016-6pm EDT May 11, 2016
 
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