Claudette Impacts the Southeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms Sunday; A Heat Wave Persists in West

Heavy rainfall from Claudette may bring additional flash, urban and small stream flooding from Georgia into the Carolinas on Sunday. Scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday across parts of the Midwest into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. The dangerous and record-breaking heat and critical fire weather conditions will continue across much of the western U.S. on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Jun 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Nantahala Lake NC

Flash Flood Watch until June 20, 08:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until June 20, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely before 2am, then showers after 2am.  Patchy fog. Low around 62. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 63. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely before 2am, then showers after 2am. Patchy fog. Low around 62. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 63. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Nantahala Lake NC
 35.17°N 83.66°W (Elev. 3012 ft)
12:15 am EDT Jun 20, 2021
12am EDT Jun 20, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 25, 2021
 
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