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Severe Weather and Flooding From Portions of the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain today into tonight. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain and flooding are possible from the Ozarks to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 27 May 6:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Highlands NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 7 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 7 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Highlands NC
 35.07°N 83.18°W (Elev. 3829 ft)
6:42 am EDT May 27, 2017
6am EDT May 27, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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