Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast; Unfortunate Weekend Rain Arrives for Flood Stricken Midwest

A strong coastal storm is driving up the Northeastern seaboard; producing locally heavy rain, heavy snow, across the Adirondacks, Green and White mountains across northern New England, and strong, potentially damaging, winds. Meanwhile in the Midwest, an modest storm will arrive into the region with locally heavy rain and scattered thunderstorms this weekend, which may worsen ongoing flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 22 Mar 12:20 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Sapphire NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 9am, then showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of rain before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 9am, then showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Sapphire NC
 35.13°N 82.98°W (Elev. 4501 ft)
10:45 am EDT Mar 22, 2019
12pm EDT Mar 22, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 28, 2019
 
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