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Wintry precipitation and very cold temperatures in the east, unsettled weather likely from northern California to the Pacific Northwest

Accumulating snowfall will bring travel implications from the southeast U.S. to the Middle Atlantic, Northeast, and New England through Wednesday. Very cold temperatures will likely bring a hard freeze to portions of the Deep South into Thursday. A series of storm systems will bring the potential for heavy rain, strong winds, and mountain snowfall from northern California to the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Light Snow

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 17 Jan 10:40 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

Wind Chill Advisory January 17, 06:00pm until January 18, 10:00am
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy then
    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
10:31 am EST Jan 17, 2018
10am EST Jan 17, 2018-6pm EST Jan 23, 2018
 
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