Significant Winter Weather in the Southern and Eastern U.S.

A wintry mix is expected tonight from the Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic and southern New England along a cold front. One or more waves of low pressure tracking east along this front will likely bring areas of heavy snow and significant ice from south Texas into the Carolinas Thursday night into Saturday morning. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

3°C

38°F

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 1.61 km
Last update 20 Jan 6:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Balsam Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 2pm, then a slight chance of snow between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain after 3pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 2. West northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -6. North wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: -6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near -3. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest in the morning.  New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas Fog

    High: -3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. North northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. North northeast wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 0 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -10.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -10 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near -1.

    Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 3.

    Sunny

    High: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 2pm, then a slight chance of snow between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain after 3pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 2. West northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Tonight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -6. North wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near -3. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. North northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. North northeast wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -10.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near -1.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 3.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Balsam Mountain NC
 35.54°N 83.15°W (Elev. 1567 m)
6:16 am EST Jan 20, 2022
7am EST Jan 20, 2022-6pm EST Jan 26, 2022
 
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