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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jan 11:40 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 48. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 52. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 48. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 52. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
9:40 pm EST Jan 19, 2017
12am EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 25, 2017
 
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