Cool and Blustery in the East; Numerous Fire Weather Threats

Lake effect snow, gusty winds, and cool temperatures persist in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Gusty winds in the Southwest and into the Plains, and portions of the East will produce elevated to critical fire weather threats. Snow can also be expected in the mountains and into parts of the High Plains. Severe storms with all hazards are expected to develop Friday in the South and Central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 22 Apr 5:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sylva NC

Freeze Warning April 23, 12:00am until April 23, 09:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Clear then
    Areas Frost

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 62. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 41.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 62. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Sylva NC
 35.37°N 83.23°W (Elev. 2116 ft)
2:47 pm EDT Apr 22, 2021
5pm EDT Apr 22, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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