Very Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Powerful Winds in the Northeast

A powerful weather system combined with a lack of ice on the Great Lakes will produce significant amounts of snow, up to 3 to 4 feet in places, and blizzard conditions. Travel may be difficult to impossible. Cold air behind this front will bring below normal temperatures to the eastern third of the U.S., including potential for freezing overnight temperatures in Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 27 Feb 1:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Cullowhee NC

Wind Advisory until February 27, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 27, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Light west wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Light west wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Cullowhee NC
 35.3°N 83.18°W (Elev. 2178 ft)
12:22 pm EST Feb 27, 2020
1pm EST Feb 27, 2020-6pm EST Mar 4, 2020
 
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