Flooding Threat from Western Monsoon; Hot in the South; Severe Storms Possible in the southern Mid-Atlantic

Heavy rainfall from monsoonal activity will continue the potential for flash flooding, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas from the northern Great Basin to the southern Rockies today. Dangerous heat and humidity continues across the Deep South today. Strong to severe storms with damaging wind and perhaps a tornado may impact southern portions of the Mid Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Wayah Bald NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 5pm.  Patchy fog between 1pm and 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 5pm. Patchy fog between 1pm and 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Wayah Bald NC
 35.19°N 83.6°W (Elev. 4442 ft)
9:36 am EDT Aug 1, 2021
9am EDT Aug 1, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 7, 2021
 
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