Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Partly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Sep 2:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Junaluska NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south wind.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south wind.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Junaluska NC
 35.53°N 82.96°W (Elev. 2572 ft)
10:37 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
2pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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