Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 3:10 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Purlear NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Purlear NC
 36.24°N 81.4°W (Elev. 2402 ft)
1:00 am EDT Sep 19, 2018
3am EDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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