Wintry Conditions from the Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest; Critical Fire Weather Across the West

Snow and ice will continue to impact portions of the Northern Rockies, Northern Plains, and Upper Midwest. Father south, heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Middle Mississippi Valley. Another system will bring heavy precipitation to the Pacific Northwest Friday, while critical fire weather conditions prevail over California, the Southern Rockies, and High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Partly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain after midnight.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind around 9 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain after midnight. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
10:19 pm EDT Oct 22, 2020
1am EDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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