Winter Storm to Impact the Western and Central U.S.

A developing storm will impact the western mountain ranges through Thursday. This storm will track inland across portions of the Rockies, High Plains and upper Mississippi River Valley for the remainder of this week. Further south, the chance for severe weather will extend from the Ohio Valley into the lower Mississippi River Valley Friday into Friday night. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 9 Dec 4:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Rich Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then becoming sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 48 by 5am. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then showers likely between midnight and 4am, then rain likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain between 7pm and 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 31.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then becoming sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 48 by 5am. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then showers likely between midnight and 4am, then rain likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain between 7pm and 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Rich Mountain NC
 35.38°N 83.03°W (Elev. 5489 ft)
3:13 am EST Dec 9, 2021
4am EST Dec 9, 2021-6pm EST Dec 15, 2021
 
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