High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 22 Feb 6:00 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sapphire NC

Flood Watch until February 22, 07:00pm
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    Flood Watch until February 22, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Fri

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 42. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4am.  Low around 46. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain between 8am and 9am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 42. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4am. Low around 46. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain between 8am and 9am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Sapphire NC
 35.11°N 83.01°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
3:17 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
6pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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