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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.45 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 12:20 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 46. South wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 46. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
11:00 am EDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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