Rain and thunderstorms are expected from the East Coast to the Southeast

Low pressure north of the Great Lakes and an associated frontal boundary will bring rain and thunderstorms to the Great Lakes and the East Coast from Cape Cod south through the Carolinas, Southeast to the Gulf Coast. Showers and thunderstorms will develop across parts of Arizona and the Desert Southwest in the afternoon through the evening. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 27 Sep 8:25 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light west northwest wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light west northwest wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
8:04 am EDT Sep 27, 2016
8am EDT Sep 27, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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