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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 13 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind around 11 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
10:30 pm EDT May 24, 2015
2am EDT May 25, 2015-6pm EDT May 31, 2015
 
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