Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 34.92°NLon: -83.55°WElev: 2021ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 7 Feb 12:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Persimmon GA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely between 11am and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely between 11am and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Persimmon GA
 34.92°N 83.55°W (Elev. 2598 ft)
10:23 am EST Feb 7, 2016
12pm EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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