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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 10:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Nantahala Gorge NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am.  Patchy fog. Low around 44. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog. High near 58. South southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 9pm.  Patchy fog before 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Light south southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Patchy fog. Low around 44. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog. High near 58. South southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 9pm. Patchy fog before 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Light south southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Nantahala Gorge NC
 35.29°N 83.68°W (Elev. 2746 ft)
6:29 pm EST Dec 5, 2022
10pm EST Dec 5, 2022-6pm EST Dec 12, 2022
 
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