Snow & Ice for the Southern Rockies & Plains; Hurricane Zeta Heading Toward the Northern Gulf Coast

Heavy snow will continue over the southern Rockies and High Plains Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Meanwhile, significant icing is expected from the southern Texas Panhandle across central Oklahoma. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions and life-threatening storm surge along portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Critical fire weather will continue out West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Oct 5:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fontana Dam NC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 62. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 69. South southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 62. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 69. South southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Fontana Dam NC
 35.43°N 83.8°W (Elev. 2858 ft)
4:56 am EDT Oct 27, 2020
6am EDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm EST Nov 2, 2020
 
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