Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Apr 12:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fontana Dam NC

Freeze Watch April 22, 12:00am until April 22, 09:00am
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Freeze Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Fontana Dam NC
 35.43°N 83.8°W (Elev. 2858 ft)
10:04 am EDT Apr 20, 2021
12pm EDT Apr 20, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 26, 2021
 
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