Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Light Rain

8°C

46°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 17 G 30 km/h
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill5°C (41°F)
Last update 23 Jan 9:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Crumpler NC

Flood Watch January 23, 10:00pm until January 24, 11:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers before 1am, then rain, mainly after 1am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 4. South wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 10am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around -1 by 5pm. Northwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6. West wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near -1. West wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -9. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 3.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers before 1am, then rain, mainly after 1am. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 4. South wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 10am, then gradually ending. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around -1 by 5pm. Northwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6. West wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near -1. West wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -9. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
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Point Forecast:
Crumpler NC
 36.47°N 81.38°W (Elev. 889 m)
7:00 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
9pm EST Jan 23, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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