Showers and Storms in the South and East; Elevated Fire Weather Concerns in Southwest Texas

A cold front continues to move across the eastern half of the U.S. today increasing rain and thunderstorm chances in the south and along the eastern seaboard. There is also a possibility for some mixed precipitation in the northeast. In Texas, elevated fire weather concerns remain in the southwest due to gusty winds and dry conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

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Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 38. South southwest wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 8am and 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 38. South southwest wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 8am and 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
2:39 pm EST Feb 22, 2024
3pm EST Feb 22, 2024-6pm EST Feb 29, 2024
 
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