Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Another storm system is expected to bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Ohio Valley to the Middle Atlantic and the northeast. Strong winds and bitter cold temperatures will also impact the northern Great Lake States.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.53°NLon: -83.29°WElev: 2021ft.

Light Snow

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 9 Feb 12:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Smokemont NC

Winter Weather Advisory until February 10, 06:00am
Wind Chill Advisory February 9, 07:00pm until February 10, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 10, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  High near 26. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -2. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. High near 26. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -2. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Smokemont NC
 35.53°N 83.29°W (Elev. 2566 ft)
12:23 pm EST Feb 9, 2016
1pm EST Feb 9, 2016-6pm EST Feb 15, 2016
 
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