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Fire Weather Threat Continues in California; Wintry Conditions in Northern Rockies, Great Lakes & Northeast

Gusty winds and low humidity will again result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will bring rain and high elevation snowfall to the northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest. Areas of snow and seasonably chilly temperatures will also persist near the Great Lakes and parts of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Overcast and Breezy

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 21 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 15 Dec 3:30 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
1:01 pm EST Dec 15, 2017
3pm EST Dec 15, 2017-6pm EST Dec 21, 2017
 
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