Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 16 May 5:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Wilmont NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Wilmont NC
 35.37°N 83.28°W (Elev. 2497 ft)
3:22 am EDT May 16, 2021
6am EDT May 16, 2021-6pm EDT May 22, 2021
 
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