Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Likely Over The Deep South And Gulf Coast

Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes will be likely Thursday into Thursday night over the Deep South and northern Gulf Coast. In addition, heavy rain may produce flash flooding of low lying areas. The severe weather and heavy rain threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 12:20 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sapphire NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  High near 62. West southwest wind 10 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers. High near 62. West southwest wind 10 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Sapphire NC
 35.11°N 83.01°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
7:31 pm EDT Apr 24, 2019
12am EDT Apr 25, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2019
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database