Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jun 9:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 65. North wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 65. North wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
8:31 am EDT Jun 16, 2021
9am EDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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