Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain in Vicinity

68°F

20°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jul 2:10 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

Flash Flood Watch until July 23, 12:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 23, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 7pm. Low around 60. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers likely.  Patchy fog between 1pm and 2pm. High near 64. North northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 7pm. Low around 60. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers likely. Patchy fog between 1pm and 2pm. High near 64. North northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
1:21 pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
2pm EDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2019
 
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