Mountain Snow Continues in the Southwest While Ice and Snow Fall From the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast

A storm shifting into the Four Corners region will produce heavy mountain snow into Monday. An eastern storm will track across the Mid-Atlantic region through early Monday with a swath of ice and snow extending into the Northeast. Tuesday into Wednesday, a stronger eastern storm is forecast to impact the eastern half of the U.S. with areas of excessive rain, heavy snow and ice. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 17 Feb 7:20 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 4am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  High near 48. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly before 4am. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. High near 48. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 36. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee NC
 35.47°N 83.33°W (Elev. 2014 ft)
6:35 pm EST Feb 17, 2019
7pm EST Feb 17, 2019-6pm EST Feb 24, 2019
 
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