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Severe Thunderstorms For The Upper Midwest; Monsoon Continues In The Southwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible today in portions of the upper Midwest into the Great Lakes region. Heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains until midweek in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures return to the middle of the country today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 25 Jul 2:45 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light west northwest wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of rain between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light west northwest wind.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of rain between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee NC
 35.47°N 83.33°W (Elev. 2014 ft)
2:01 pm EDT Jul 25, 2017
3pm EDT Jul 25, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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