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: 35.56°NLon: -83.32°WElev: 2021ft.

Light Snow

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.70 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 9 Feb 2:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Smokemont NC

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

    NOW until
    7:00am Tue

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers.  Low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers. Low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Smokemont NC
 35.56°N 83.32°W (Elev. 2448 ft)
1:03 am EST Feb 9, 2016
2am EST Feb 9, 2016-6pm EST Feb 15, 2016
 
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