Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into Ohio/Tennessee Valleys; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will be possible from the Lower Mississippi Valley into parts of the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will persist across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Partly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 10:05 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sylva NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then rain likely, mainly between 2am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southeast wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then rain likely, mainly between 2am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Sylva NC
 35.37°N 83.23°W (Elev. 2116 ft)
9:06 am EDT Sep 23, 2018
10am EDT Sep 23, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2018
 
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