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Moderate Risk Severe Thunderstorms in the Tennessee Valley on Thursday

Severe weather is expected to shift slightly east into the Tennessee and lower Ohio Valleys Thursday. The greatest risk of severe thunderstorms is forecast for northern Alabama, western Tennessee, and the far southwestern portions of Kentucky. Very large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes can be expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 10:00 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Highlands NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 4pm, then showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Patchy fog between 7pm and 8pm. Low around 53. Southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely.  High near 59. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 4pm, then showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Patchy fog between 7pm and 8pm. Low around 53. Southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely. High near 59. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Highlands NC
 35.07°N 83.18°W (Elev. 3829 ft)
8:00 pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
10pm EDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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