Heavy Rain in the Southeast from Cold Front/Tropical Depression; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A cold front will shift across the southeast on Tuesday with a threat for flash flooding from slow moving thunderstorms while Tropical Depression 3 brings heavy rain to eastern Florida. Monsoonal moisture in the Southwest will bring a marginal threat for flash flooding to the Four Corners states. Excessive heat is forecast to return to southern Arizona and California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 7:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sapphire NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am. High near 73. West wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 73. West wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 6 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Sapphire NC
 35.11°N 83.01°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
6:25 am EDT Jul 23, 2019
7am EDT Jul 23, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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