Rain and Snow Winding Down in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Winter Storm in Alaska

The Atmospheric River event is beginning to wind down along the West Coast. However, lingering showers and mountain snow will remain throughout the day. In the southwest, dry conditions combined with gusty winds has led to critical fire weather concerns especially in west Texas and New Mexico. A potent system in Alaska has prompted Blizzard warnings across the Western and Northern Arctic Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 21 Feb 12:25 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Waynesville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Waynesville NC
 35.49°N 82.99°W (Elev. 2674 ft)
9:25 am EST Feb 21, 2024
12pm EST Feb 21, 2024-6pm EST Feb 27, 2024
 
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