Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 18 Aug 1:40 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Balsam Mountain NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Light west northwest wind.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 73. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Light west northwest wind. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 73. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Balsam Mountain NC
 35.59°N 83.18°W (Elev. 5371 ft)
1:34 pm EDT Aug 18, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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