Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 5 Dec 11:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

West Jefferson NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 37. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  High near 46. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 1am and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 9am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 37. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 4pm. High near 46. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 9am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
West Jefferson NC
 36.41°N 81.47°W (Elev. 3524 ft)
11:01 am EST Dec 5, 2016
11am EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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