Fire Weather Threat Waning in Southern California; Early Season Winter Storm Impacting the Ohio/Mississippi Valleys and the East Coast States

Elevated to locally critical fire weather threats persist for southern California, before hopefully subsiding on Friday. An early winter storm is producing heavy snow from the Mid MS Valley through the OH Valley and Interior Northeast, potentially significant icing in the south-central Appalachians and heavy rain from the Southeast to Mid-Atlantic coast the next few days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Light Snow

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 15 Nov 7:30 am EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Whitetop VA

Winter Storm Warning until November 15, 01:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until November 15, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Thu

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet before 3pm, then a chance of sleet between 3pm and 4pm, then snow and sleet likely after 4pm.  High near 35. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Breezy
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 1am.  Low around 19. Windy, with a west wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet before 3pm, then a chance of sleet between 3pm and 4pm, then snow and sleet likely after 4pm. High near 35. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 19. Windy, with a west wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Whitetop VA
 36.66°N 81.55°W (Elev. 5384 ft)
7:01 am EST Nov 15, 2018
8am EST Nov 15, 2018-6pm EST Nov 21, 2018
 
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