Bonnie brings heavy rain, gusty winds and dangerous rip currents to portions of the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic

Bonnie has weakened to a tropical depression near the Southeast Coast. Still, heavy rain and gusty winds will impact portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia through Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 May 1:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
1:43 pm EDT May 29, 2016
2pm EDT May 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2016
 
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