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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

65°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 3 Jul 9:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Newfound Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Independence Day
Showers before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog before noon. High near 64. West southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Newfound Gap NC
 35.61°N 83.42°W (Elev. 5177 ft)
8:23 pm EDT Jul 3, 2015
10pm EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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