Tracking Three Storms with Widespread Impacts this Week

A winter storm will bring snow and some ice to the Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast today while strong thunderstorms will be possible in portions of Alabama, Georgia and Florida. Additional heavy mountain snow and gusty winds will continue in the Southwest from a second storm. A third storm will bring heavy coastal rain and mountain snow to California and the Northwest tonight into Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed W 10 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jan 11:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sylva NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west northwest wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 56. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 22.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west northwest wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 56. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Sylva NC
 35.37°N 83.23°W (Elev. 2116 ft)
10:21 am EST Jan 26, 2021
11am EST Jan 26, 2021-6pm EST Feb 1, 2021
 
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