Tracking Two Tropical Disturbances in the Atlantic

A tropical disturbance near the coast of southeastern Florida is located in an environment supporting a high chance of tropical depression formation this weekend. Locally heavy rainfall is possible over southern and central Florida associated with this disturbance. Further east, another tropical disturbance well east of the Windward Islands also has a high chance of formation by early next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 24 Aug 5:00 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 9am, then patchy fog after 3pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then scattered showers after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 9am, then patchy fog after 3pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then scattered showers after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
4:06 am EDT Aug 24, 2019
5am EDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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