A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Ellijay NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers between 10am and 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 65. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers between 10am and 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 65. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Ellijay NC
 35.21°N 83.19°W (Elev. 3996 ft)
6:40 am EDT May 24, 2022
8am EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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