Zeta to Make Landfall Today; Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Possible Over Much of the Southeast and Mid Atlantic

Zeta will make landfall along the northern Gulf Coast today with life-threatening storm surge, damaging winds, and flooding. As Zeta's moisture moves northward, heavy rainfall will develop across much of the Southeast before advancing into the Appalachians, Ohio Valley, and Mid Atlantic tonight into Thursday. This rainfall will lead to flash, urban, small stream, and minor river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 28 Oct 8:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Ellijay NC

Flash Flood Watch October 29, 12:00am until October 29, 02:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Patchy fog. High near 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 9pm. Low around 61. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely before 3am, then a chance of rain, mainly between 3am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Patchy fog. High near 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 9pm. Low around 61. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely before 3am, then a chance of rain, mainly between 3am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Ellijay NC
 35.21°N 83.19°W (Elev. 3996 ft)
7:39 am EDT Oct 28, 2020
8am EDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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