Winter Storm Travel Hazards from Mid-South to the Northeast

Heavy snow and ice accumulations are likely to produce hazardous travel, downed trees, and power outages. Heaviest snow is expected along and just west of the Appalachians, and the most damaging icing is likely across parts of North Carolina. Thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and tornadoes in Florida and the eastern Carolinas. Strong winds and coastal flooding are also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Light Snow

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.51 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 8:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Sky Valley GA

Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 08:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog before 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 19 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly before 5am.  Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog before 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly before 5am. Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of snow showers between 11am and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Sky Valley GA
 34.97°N 83.3°W (Elev. 3881 ft)
6:04 pm EST Jan 16, 2022
8pm EST Jan 16, 2022-6pm EST Jan 23, 2022
 
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