Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Into The End Of The Week

A slow moving low pressure system will continue to bring periods of rainfall from the Middle Atlantic to the Northeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the rainfall could be locally heavy and present some flooding concerns over the Middle Atlantic Region on Thursday.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.68 in
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 May 5:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Highlands NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Highlands NC
 35.07°N 83.18°W (Elev. 3829 ft)
4:43 pm EDT May 4, 2016
6pm EDT May 4, 2016-6pm EDT May 11, 2016
 
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