Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains today through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 13 May 4:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
4:31 pm EDT May 13, 2021
4pm EDT May 13, 2021-6pm EDT May 19, 2021
 
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