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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43° N Lon: 81.42° W Elev: 3179 ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 5:45 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Alleghany County

Mostly cloudy with patchy drizzle. Patchy fog. Near steady temperature around 50. Light and variable winds.
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight chance of showers with patchy drizzle in the morning...then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds...becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph...becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Sunday Night
Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Showers likely. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Lows in the upper 30s.
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Cooler with highs in the mid 40s.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers in the evening. Partly cloudy. Cooler with lows in the upper 20s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly sunny. Cooler with highs in the mid 30s.

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400 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

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