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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 9:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Mon

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog. High near 54. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 45. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog. High near 54. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 45. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC
 35.62°N 83.2°W (Elev. 3576 ft)
8:02 am EDT Apr 23, 2017
10am EDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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