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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.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 10:30 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Highlands NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light and variable wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Highlands NC
 35.07°N 83.18°W (Elev. 3829 ft)
10:21 pm EST Feb 20, 2017
11pm EST Feb 20, 2017-6pm EST Feb 27, 2017
 
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