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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC
 35.36°N 83.39°W (Elev. 3182 ft)
2:00 am EDT Aug 23, 2017
3am EDT Aug 23, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2017
 
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