Tracking Late Week Front to Cross the Eastern U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Texas

A front will cross the eastern U.S. Thursday into Friday with rain showers and a few thunderstorms. Snow showers and some mixed precipitation are likely in the Northeast U.S. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected Thursday due to dry and windy conditions across the greater Big Bend region of southern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 10:10 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Rainbow Springs NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers between 9am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers between 9am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Rainbow Springs NC
 35.12°N 83.56°W (Elev. 3986 ft)
9:36 am EST Feb 22, 2024
10am EST Feb 22, 2024-6pm EST Feb 28, 2024
 
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