Active Weather for the Plains and Mississippi Valley

A developing storm across the Southern Plains is forecast to bring severe weather that includes large hail and damaging wind gusts, heavy rainfall that could result in flash flooding across portions of the Plains and Mississippi Valley. The effects of this storm will continue through the middle of this week. The Four Corners area will continue to see elevated to critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 3:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 60. Light north wind.

    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  Patchy fog between 8am and 10am. High near 65. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog between 11pm and 3am. Low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 60. Light north wind.
Monday
Showers. Patchy fog between 8am and 10am. High near 65. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog between 11pm and 3am. Low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
2:31 am EDT May 23, 2022
3am EDT May 23, 2022-6pm EDT May 29, 2022
 
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