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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.70 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 12:00 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely.  Patchy fog. Low around 56. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely between noon and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 65. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Patchy fog. Low around 56. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely between noon and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Patchy fog before noon. High near 65. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC
 35.36°N 83.39°W (Elev. 3182 ft)
11:01 pm EDT May 23, 2017
12am EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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