Heavy Rainfall, Gusty Winds, and Flooding Over Parts of the East

Low pressure interacting with Zeta will bring widespread heavy rainfall, areas of flooding, and gusty winds from the Ohio Valley to the East Coast. As a coastal storm develops off the Northeast coast on Friday, another round of heavy rainfall is possible for the northern Mid-Atlantic, with wintry precipitation over interior New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fair

22°C

72°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 39 km/h
Barometer 29.63 in
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 29 Oct 4:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW West Jefferson NC

Flood Warning until October 29, 06:30pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until October 29, 06:30pm

    NOW until
    6:30pm Thu

    Flood Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy, with a west wind 26 to 31 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Blustery.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy, with a west wind 26 to 31 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Blustery.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 3. Breezy.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 1.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW West Jefferson NC
 36.37°N 81.56°W (Elev. 1383 m)
3:02 pm EDT Oct 29, 2020
4pm EDT Oct 29, 2020-6pm EST Nov 4, 2020
 
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