Heavy Rainfall Threat for Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley; Mild Temperatures for the East

Widespread showers and thunderstorms with the risk for flash flooding from the Southern Plains to the Mississippi Valley develops on Tuesday. Moisture tracking into the Pacific Northwest will bring heavy lower elevation/coastal rain and mountain snow. Meanwhile, unseasonably warm temperatures continue for the eastern two-thirds of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 6:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Nantahala Gorge NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 57. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers. High near 57. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Nantahala Gorge NC
 35.29°N 83.68°W (Elev. 2746 ft)
5:34 pm EST Feb 6, 2023
6pm EST Feb 6, 2023-6pm EST Feb 13, 2023
 
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