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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.57 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 11:20 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
10:42 pm EDT May 24, 2017
11pm EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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