Weather Focus Shifts To The West This Weekend

A strong system and cold front will dive and carve through the West this weekend. Widespread mountain snow is expected for the favored terrain, as some winter storm watches have been issued. This system will then evolve into a multi-hazard storm of heavy rain, flooding and severe thunderstorms early to the middle of next week, from the Lower Mississippi Valley through the saturated Mid South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Light Snow

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed W 12 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 29 Feb 1:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Jefferson NC

Winter Weather Advisory until February 29, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 29, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 2am and 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 32. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 2am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 32. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Jefferson NC
 36.43°N 81.49°W (Elev. 2904 ft)
1:31 am EST Feb 29, 2020
1am EST Feb 29, 2020-6pm EST Mar 6, 2020
 
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