Ian Producing Heavy Rain, Flash Flooding, and High Winds in the Carolinas into the Mid-Atlantic

Ian is expected to move farther inland across central North Carolina. Tropical-storm-force winds are expected along the coasts of South Carolina and Southeastern North Carolina through early Saturday. Heavy rain and potential flash flooding are possible in parts of the North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia through the morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 9:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fontana Dam NC

Wind Advisory until October 1, 08:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until October 1, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10pm.  Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10pm. Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Fontana Dam NC
 35.43°N 83.83°W (Elev. 1706 ft)
9:22 pm EDT Sep 30, 2022
9pm EDT Sep 30, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 7, 2022
 
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