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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 8 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Apr 8:10 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Smokemont NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 73. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 73. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Smokemont NC
 35.53°N 83.29°W (Elev. 2566 ft)
6:22 am EDT Apr 27, 2017
8am EDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm EDT May 3, 2017
 
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