Zeta Heading Toward the Gulf Coast; Snow and Ice Across the Southern Rockies & High Plains

Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by late Wednesday. Meanwhile, areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will continue from the southern Rockies into the southern High Plains. Farther west, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of California and the Southwest U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 27 Oct 5:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

High Rocks NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 60. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 64. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 24 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind around 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph becoming south in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 60. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 64. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 24 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind around 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
High Rocks NC
 35.51°N 83.63°W (Elev. 3763 ft)
2:54 pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
5pm EDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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