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Freezing Rain Threat for the Central Plains and Southern Great Lakes

Ice and freezing rain will impact north-central Kansas, eastern Nebraska, much of Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin into southern Michigan through Tuesday. A lesser threat will expand into portions of New York State and southern New England Wednesday. Meanwhile, heavy rain will impact portions of Texas and the Lower Mississippi Valley this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Mostly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 4:25 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm, then rain likely after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm, then rain likely after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
4:00 am EST Jan 17, 2017
4am EST Jan 17, 2017-6pm EST Jan 23, 2017
 
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