Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 4:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cullowhee NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 79. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  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: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light west wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 79. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. 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 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light west wind.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Cullowhee NC
 35.32°N 83.18°W (Elev. 2146 ft)
3:34 am EDT Aug 18, 2018
4am EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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