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Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Light Drizzle

53°F

12°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 25 May 10:40 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Jefferson NC

Wind Advisory until May 26, 12:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until May 26, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
West Jefferson NC
 36.41°N 81.47°W (Elev. 3524 ft)
7:00 pm EDT May 25, 2017
10pm EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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