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Severe weather threat returns to the southern Plains on Sunday

Severe weather is possible on Sunday across a large portion of the southern Plains. Large to very large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats although isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted an area of Slight Risk for the area most likely to see severe weather.
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Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.66 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 26 Apr 4:15 am EDT

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°N Lon: 83.42°W Elev: 2021ft.

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Greenville-Spartanburg, SC Local Forecast Office

4 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 6 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 4 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC
 35.62°N 83.2°W
Last Update: 4:03 am EDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5am EDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm EDT May 2, 2015
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