Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Mostly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 20 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 8 May 9:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW McGrady NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 65. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 65. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW McGrady NC
 36.37°N 81.28°W (Elev. 3136 ft)
7:30 am EDT May 8, 2021
9am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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