Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday's Weather Concerns

The start of the Memorial day weekend will feature a number of weather hazards. Severe storms are expected in the north-central Plains and perhaps across New England. Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Four Corners region. The Northwest will be unsettled with cooler temperatures, showers and mountain snow. A few record highs are likely in the south-central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 28 May 5:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Jefferson NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
West Jefferson NC
 36.41°N 81.5°W (Elev. 3104 ft)
5:01 am EDT May 28, 2022
5am EDT May 28, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2022
 
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