Bitter Cold Wind Chills Follow Departing Northeast Storm; Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West

Areas of heavy snow will linger across portions of New England and downwind of the Great Lakes into Monday. Bitter cold and gusty winds behind the departing storm are resulting in dangerous wind chill temperatures for much of the Northeast corner of the U.S. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact portions of Utah and Wyoming with high winds in the southwest Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fair and Breezy

3°F

-16°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NW 23 G 35 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint -11°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-19°F (-28°C)
Last update 21 Jan 6:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

Wind Chill Advisory until January 21, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until January 21, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Mon

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of freezing rain after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Freezing Rain

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of freezing rain before 10am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of freezing rain after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of freezing rain before 10am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
4:30 am EST Jan 21, 2019
6am EST Jan 21, 2019-6pm EST Jan 27, 2019
 
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