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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Heavy Drizzle

43°F

6°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.18 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 23 Jan 5:45 am EST
Extended Forecast for

West Jefferson NC

Wind Advisory January 23, 06:00pm until January 24, 12:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly before 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 46. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly before 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 46. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
West Jefferson NC
 36.41°N 81.47°W (Elev. 3524 ft)
4:31 am EST Jan 23, 2017
6am EST Jan 23, 2017-6pm EST Jan 29, 2017
 
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