Significant Winter Weather in the Southern and Eastern U.S.

A wintry mix is expected tonight from the Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic and southern New England along a cold front. One or more waves of low pressure tracking east along this front will likely bring areas of heavy snow and significant ice from south Texas into the Carolinas Thursday night into Saturday morning. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Light Drizzle

4°C

40°F

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Jan 3:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Mount Hardy NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Patchy fog. Low around -1. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: -1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 2pm, then a chance of snow and sleet between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain after 3pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 2. West wind 19 to 24 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of a centimeter possible.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 7pm and 8pm.  Patchy fog before 11pm, then areas of fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -5. North wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Areas Fog

    Low: -5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near -4. West wind 10 to 16 km/h.  New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas Fog

    High: -4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. North northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near -2.

    Sunny

    High: -2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Patchy fog. Low around -1. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
Rain, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 2pm, then a chance of snow and sleet between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain after 3pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 2. West wind 19 to 24 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of a centimeter possible. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 7pm and 8pm. Patchy fog before 11pm, then areas of fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -5. North wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near -4. West wind 10 to 16 km/h. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. North northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -9.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near -2.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 1.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Mount Hardy NC
 35.35°N 82.98°W (Elev. 1711 m)
3:40 am EST Jan 20, 2022
4am EST Jan 20, 2022-6pm EST Jan 26, 2022
 
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