Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 26 Jul 2:20 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC
 35.36°N 83.39°W (Elev. 3182 ft)
2:03 am EDT Jul 26, 2016
2am EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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