Ian Battering the Florida Peninsula with Catastrophic Storm Surge, Winds, and Flooding

Ian made landfall on mainland Florida as a category 4 major hurricane near 4:30 PM ET south of Punta Gorda near Pirate Harbor. Catastrophic storm surge inundation along with destructive waves is ongoing along the southwest Florida coastline. Hurricane-force winds are expected to spread inland to central Florida near the core of Ian through early Thursday. Heavy rainfall will continue flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Blairsville Airport (KDZJ)

Lat: 34.85°NLon: 84°WElev: 1909ft.

Fair

40°F

4°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 1:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Hiawassee GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Hiawassee GA
 34.95°N 83.74°W (Elev. 2569 ft)
1:01 am EDT Sep 29, 2022
1am EDT Sep 29, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2022
 
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