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Severe Thunderstorms Back to The Plains; Chance Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially, from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic,there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest west are keeping fire dangers high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 2:00 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog between 3am and 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog between 7am and 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Light north wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely between 9am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog between 3am and 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog between 7am and 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Light north wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely between 9am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
2:01 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
2am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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