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Winter Storm to bring snow, ice, and dangerous travel to New England, Inclement weather expected over the western U.S.

A winter storm will bring a hazardous combination of snow and ice across much of northern New England through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are likely. The combination of rain and snow melt will also cause ice jam flooding concerns over portions of the Northeast over the next few days. Over the western U.S.,a series of storm systems will bring heavy mountain snow, rain, and strong winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43° N Lon: 81.42° W Elev: 3056 ft.

Fair and Breezy



Humidity 48%
Wind Speed W 22 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Jan 1:05 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Ashe County

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Breezy with highs around 50. Temperature falling into the upper 30s late. West winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch possible. Windy and much cooler with lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Wind chill values as low as 9 above.
Mostly sunny and blustery. Much cooler with highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph in the morning. Wind chill values as low as 10 above.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Thursday Night And Friday
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 40s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Saturday Night
Cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Near steady temperature in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 50.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Cooler with lows around 30.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

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1231 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

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