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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Fog

69°F

21°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 25 Jul 4:00 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Smokemont NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Patchy fog between 1am and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south southeast wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Patchy fog between 1am and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south southeast wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Smokemont NC
 35.56°N 83.35°W (Elev. 2949 ft)
3:43 am EDT Jul 25, 2016
4am EDT Jul 25, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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