Snow & Ice Across the Rockies & Plains; Zeta Forecast to Head Toward the Gulf Coast

Snow and ice will continue over the central and southern Rockies and eastward into the High Plains through Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Farther west, critical to extreme fire weather conditions are expected in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, and California. Elsewhere, Zeta is forecast to be at or near hurricane strength as it approaches the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Oct 3:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Otto NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread fog, mainly between 7am and 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light west northwest wind.

    Fog then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely between 3pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Widespread fog, mainly between 7am and 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light west northwest wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely between 3pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Otto NC
 35.11°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2083 ft)
2:57 pm EDT Oct 26, 2020
3pm EDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm EST Nov 2, 2020
 
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