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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.49 in
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 10 Dec 7:05 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain.  High near 53. South southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain. High near 53. South southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then a chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
6:42 am EST Dec 10, 2016
7am EST Dec 10, 2016-6pm EST Dec 16, 2016
 
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