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Mix of precipitation forecast for much of eastern, southern U.S.

A system moving across the Great Lakes will bring a mix of precipitation from the southern Plains to New England on Tuesday. Rain is forecast from TX across the Southeast and into the mid-Atlantic, with freezing rain, sleet and/or mixed precipitation from the Midwest across the Ohio Valley and Central Appalachians. Snow is forecast from the northern Plains across the Great Lakes into New England.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Franklin County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Cloudy. A chance of rain and drizzle this evening... Then a chance of rain after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Temperature rising into the mid 40s after midnight. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Wednesday Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Rain likely...mainly in the afternoon. Not as cool with highs in the lower 60s. Temperature falling into the mid 50s in the afternoon. Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Wednesday Night Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds...becoming northwest around 10 mph after midnight. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
  • Thursday Rain...sleet and freezing rain in the morning...then sleet with snow likely in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Much cooler with highs in the upper 30s. North winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow in the evening...then mostly clear after midnight. Much colder with lows around 15. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent. Wind chill values as low as 9 above.
  • Friday And Friday Night Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 30s. Lows 15 to 21.
  • Saturday Sunny. Not as cool with highs around 50.
  • Saturday Night Through Tuesday Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.