Thunderstorms Across the Southeast U.S.; Elevated to Locally Critical Fire Weather in Colorado

A few strong to marginally severe thunderstorms are possible across the Southeast U.S. Friday. A Marginal Risk (Level 1 of 5) outlook has been issued. Strong winds and hail will be the main threats. Elevated to locally critical fire weather conditions will persist across south-central Colorado today due to dry conditions and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 2:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly after 11am.  High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 3 to 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north after midnight.
Sunday
Showers, mainly after 11am. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
1:18 am EDT Apr 19, 2024
2am EDT Apr 19, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2024
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database