Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 2 May 5:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Almond NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 57. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 1pm and 3pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain between 11pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 57. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 1pm and 3pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain between 11pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Almond NC
 35.39°N 83.58°W (Elev. 2073 ft)
5:03 pm EDT May 2, 2016
6pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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