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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding in the Southwest and Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 10:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Laurel Springs NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 74. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 74. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Laurel Springs NC
 36.43°N 81.19°W (Elev. 3310 ft)
10:01 am EDT Jul 27, 2017
10am EDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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