Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 6%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.43 in
Dewpoint -12°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 8 Mar 4:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Jefferson NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 33. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Light southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 33. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Light southwest wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Jefferson NC
 36.43°N 81.49°W (Elev. 2904 ft)
2:01 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
4pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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