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Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions of the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Unsettled weather will continue across the Southeast and Gulf Coast with periodic showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Rainfall amounts may exceed three inches in some locales. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible for the Ohio Valley and central Plains through Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 8:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light east southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light east southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
6:27 am EDT May 22, 2018
8am EDT May 22, 2018-6pm EDT May 28, 2018
 
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