Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 12:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Smokemont NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain between 11am and noon, then a slight chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between 8am and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain between 11am and noon, then a slight chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 8am and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Smokemont NC
 35.56°N 83.32°W (Elev. 2448 ft)
10:25 am EDT May 6, 2016
1pm EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 12, 2016
 
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