Claudette Impacts the Southeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms Sunday; A Heat Wave Persists in West

Heavy rainfall from Claudette may bring additional flash, urban and small stream flooding from Georgia into the Carolinas on Sunday. Scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday across parts of the Midwest into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. The dangerous and record-breaking heat and critical fire weather conditions will continue across much of the western U.S. on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jun 9:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Rainbow Springs NC

Flash Flood Watch until June 20, 08:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until June 20, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely before midnight, then rain likely between midnight and 1am, then showers after 1am.  Patchy fog. Low around 60. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers before 10am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Patchy fog. High near 71. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 61. West southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely before midnight, then rain likely between midnight and 1am, then showers after 1am. Patchy fog. Low around 60. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers before 10am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Patchy fog. High near 71. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog before 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 61. West southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Rainbow Springs NC
 35.12°N 83.56°W (Elev. 3986 ft)
7:50 pm EDT Jun 19, 2021
9pm EDT Jun 19, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 26, 2021
 
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