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Severe Storms Possible into this Evening

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has an enhanced risk of severe weather in portions of the Great Lakes and Midwest today. The area of greatest concern is in Michigan, southeast Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and northern Indiana. The primary risks for this area will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

79°F

26°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 2 Aug 12:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Cataloochee NC
 35.63°N 83.12°W (Elev. 2808 ft)
10:43 am EDT Aug 2, 2015
12pm EDT Aug 2, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 8, 2015
 
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