Bonnie brings heavy rain, gusty winds and dangerous rip currents to portions of the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic

Bonnie has weakened to a tropical depression near the Southeast Coast. Still, heavy rain and gusty winds will impact portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia through Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 29 May 1:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Smokemont NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind around 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Smokemont NC
 35.56°N 83.35°W (Elev. 2949 ft)
10:43 am EDT May 29, 2016
1pm EDT May 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2016
 
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