Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Light Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 1 May 4:10 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Jefferson NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Areas of fog. Low around 51. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 8am, then showers between 8am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Areas of fog before 9am. High near 67. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Areas of fog. Low around 51. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Rain before 8am, then showers between 8am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Areas of fog before 9am. High near 67. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
West Jefferson NC
 36.41°N 81.47°W (Elev. 3524 ft)
2:00 am EDT May 1, 2016
4am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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