Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Balsam NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 35. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of snow after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. North northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 35. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. North northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Balsam NC
 35.43°N 83.08°W (Elev. 3373 ft)
3:29 am EST Jan 18, 2022
6am EST Jan 18, 2022-6pm EST Jan 24, 2022
 
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