Stormy and Rainy in the East; Hot in the West

A cold front will combine with Bertha remnants to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, potential for a tornado, and locally heavy rain. Excessive heat continues in the Desert Southwest and spreads into the Great Basin. Critical fire weather threats also continue in the Great Basin with dry thunderstorms in the Four Corners region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 6:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Jefferson NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
West Jefferson NC
 36.41°N 81.5°W (Elev. 3104 ft)
6:32 pm EDT May 29, 2020
6pm EDT May 29, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 5, 2020
 
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