Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain in Vicinity

72°F

22°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.23 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 7:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers between 8pm and 2am.  Patchy fog between 2am and 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers between 8pm and 2am. Patchy fog between 2am and 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
7:26 pm EDT Jul 4, 2022
7pm EDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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