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Severe Thunderstorms Possible from the Central Plains to the Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large to very large hail, heavy rainfall, and isolated tornadoes will be possible Thursday from the Central Plains into the Great Lakes. The primary threat is expected to move into the Great Lakes on Friday. Heavy rainfall with these thunderstorms could cause localized flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Highlands NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Highlands NC
 35.07°N 83.18°W (Elev. 3829 ft)
1:21 am EDT Jun 29, 2017
1am EDT Jun 29, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 5, 2017
 
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