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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 7:10 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly after 8am.  High near 59. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly after 8am. High near 59. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Oct 21, 2017
7pm EDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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