Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Mostly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 12:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Rainbow Springs NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 65. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 65. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Rainbow Springs NC
 35.12°N 83.56°W (Elev. 3986 ft)
10:43 pm EDT May 8, 2021
1am EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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