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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 1:50 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Smokemont NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 50. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 50. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Smokemont NC
 35.56°N 83.35°W (Elev. 2949 ft)
1:20 am EST Feb 22, 2017
2am EST Feb 22, 2017-6pm EST Feb 28, 2017
 
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