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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 7:30 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Mountain City GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 51. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 51. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Mountain City GA
 34.91°N 83.41°W (Elev. 3051 ft)
7:01 pm EST Feb 21, 2017
8pm EST Feb 21, 2017-6pm EST Feb 28, 2017
 
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