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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Light Drizzle

56°F

13°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Mon

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Low around 52. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after noon. High near 55. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Patchy fog between midnight and 2am. Low around 47. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind.  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: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Low around 52. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after noon. High near 55. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Patchy fog between midnight and 2am. Low around 47. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Big Laurel NC
 35.36°N 83.39°W (Elev. 3182 ft)
2:01 am EDT Apr 23, 2017
2am EDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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