Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 18 Aug 2:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Wesser Bald NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Wesser Bald NC
 35.26°N 83.57°W (Elev. 4259 ft)
1:34 pm EDT Aug 18, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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