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.

Partly Cloudy

51°F

11°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 8:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC
 35.62°N 83.2°W (Elev. 3576 ft)
7:43 pm EDT May 6, 2016
9pm EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 13, 2016
 
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