Heavy Rain Threat Along Central Gulf Coast and in the Pacific Northwest

Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding remains likely along the central Gulf Coast into the weekend from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain and some high elevation snow with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread elevated fire threat possible from the Great Basin into the northern/central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 17 Sep 4:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wesser Bald NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light east wind.  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 and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Wesser Bald NC
 35.28°N 83.57°W (Elev. 4012 ft)
3:43 am EDT Sep 17, 2021
4am EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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