Heavy Precipitation for Pacific Northwest; Heavy Snow Diminishing across New England

Multiple rounds of heavy to excessive rainfall, mountain snow and gusty winds will impact the Northwest U.S. into the central and northern Rockies this week. Urban, small stream, and moderate to isolated major river flooding are also expected across the Cascades through mid-week. Meanwhile, the heavy snow threat across the Northeast will finally diminish this evening. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 5:10 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Wayah Bald NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8am and 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8am and 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 39. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Wayah Bald NC
 35.15°N 83.58°W (Elev. 4843 ft)
3:58 am EST Dec 5, 2023
5am EST Dec 5, 2023-6pm EST Dec 11, 2023
 
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