Significant Storm System To Bring A Plethora Of Impacts From The Desert Southwest To The Northeast U.S. Through Thursday

A developing storm system will bring heavy snow and strong winds from the Desert Southwest to the Four Corners Region and into the Plains through Tuesday. The threat for heavy snow, ice, and dangerous travel will expand across the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Dangerous travel likely. Heavy rain and flooding possible over the southern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed W 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 18 Feb 10:00 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport NC

Winter Storm Watch February 19, 04:00pm until February 20, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 6 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, snow, and sleet before 1am, then sleet between 1am and 2am, then freezing rain after 2am.  Low around 29. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Freezing rain before 11am, then rain.  High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 6 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain, snow, and sleet before 1am, then sleet between 1am and 2am, then freezing rain after 2am. Low around 29. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Freezing rain before 11am, then rain. High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Jefferson, Ashe County Airport NC
 36.42°N 81.41°W (Elev. 2687 ft)
9:30 am EST Feb 18, 2019
10am EST Feb 18, 2019-6pm EST Feb 24, 2019
 
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