Significant Winter Storm to Continue Widespread Hazardous Weather Across the East

A strengthening eastern storm will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Wednesday before tapering off on Thursday. Further south, several inches of heavy rain are forecast Wednesday into this weekend. This may lead to river flooding and flash flooding across the Mid-South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 20 Feb 12:00 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Nantahala Lake NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely before 1am, then rain or drizzle likely after 1am.  Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain or drizzle likely.  Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 51. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 10pm, then areas of fog after 11pm. Low around 48. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  Areas of fog before 11am. High near 58. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely before 1am, then rain or drizzle likely after 1am. Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain or drizzle likely. Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 51. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 10pm, then areas of fog after 11pm. Low around 48. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers. Areas of fog before 11am. High near 58. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain. High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Nantahala Lake NC
 35.17°N 83.66°W (Elev. 3012 ft)
12:19 am EST Feb 20, 2019
12am EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 25, 2019
 
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