Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Dec 8:20 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Wilmont NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light east wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain before 4pm, then showers between 4pm and 5pm, then rain after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 50. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 1am, then showers after 1am.  Low around 41. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 46. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light east wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain before 4pm, then showers between 4pm and 5pm, then rain after 5pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 50. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 1am, then showers after 1am. Low around 41. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers. High near 46. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain between 10pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Christmas Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Wilmont NC
 35.42°N 83.36°W (Elev. 2251 ft)
6:02 am EST Dec 19, 2018
8am EST Dec 19, 2018-6pm EST Dec 25, 2018
 
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