Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Sep 7:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Balsam Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Widespread fog, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely between 10pm and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely between 10pm and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Balsam Mountain NC
 35.59°N 83.2°W (Elev. 4665 ft)
7:24 pm EDT Sep 17, 2021
8pm EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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