Heavy Mountain Snow and High Winds Shifts into the Intermountain West and Plains

A storm system will move bring heavy mountain snow and high winds to the Intermountain West and the Plains. Locally heavy rain from a nearly stalled front on the southern California coastline could cause flash flooding. A new storm will drop south along the West Coast and is expected to bring additional heavy mountain snow, especially, in California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.52 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Dec 11:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fontana Dam NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East southeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely, mainly between 10am and noon.  Patchy fog between 8am and 2pm. High near 60. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers.  Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers.  High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East southeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely, mainly between 10am and noon. Patchy fog between 8am and 2pm. High near 60. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers. Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Showers. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Fontana Dam NC
 35.43°N 83.83°W (Elev. 1706 ft)
6:35 am EST Dec 2, 2022
11am EST Dec 2, 2022-6pm EST Dec 8, 2022
 
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