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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

75°F

24°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 6 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:15 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy. Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms this evening...then numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Tuesday
Cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening... Then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely... Mainly in the evening. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Night And Saturday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers...with thunderstorms possible in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers...with thunderstorms possible in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
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