Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Franklin / J B Rose (KFKN)

Lat: 36.7°NLon: 76.9°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Dec 3:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin VA

Flood Watch until December 15, 06:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until December 15, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Patchy fog. Steady temperature around 57. Southeast wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  Areas of fog before 9am. High near 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Patchy fog. Steady temperature around 57. Southeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. Areas of fog before 9am. High near 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin VA
 36.68°N 76.94°W (Elev. 49 ft)
9:09 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
4am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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