Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 9:00 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Balsam Grove NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Balsam Grove NC
 35.28°N 82.88°W (Elev. 3783 ft)
5:14 pm EDT Aug 17, 2019
9pm EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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