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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 10:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Franklin NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light north northwest wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 44. Light north northwest wind.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Light north wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light north northwest wind.
Monday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 44. Light north northwest wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Light north wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Franklin NC
 35.16°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2087 ft)
9:44 pm EDT Sep 25, 2022
10pm EDT Sep 25, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2022
 
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