Major Storm System Bringing A Plethora Of Impacts To The Central And Eastern U.S. This Weekend

A powerful storm system will track from the Plains to the Great Lakes region this weekend. On the cold side of the storm, heavy snow with blizzard conditions are expected over portions of the central and northern Plains to the upper Great Lakes. Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and flash flooding will be possible over the lower Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 23 Feb 9:40 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Black Balsam NC

Flood Watch until February 24, 12:00pm
Wind Advisory February 23, 07:00pm until February 24, 07:00pm
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Flood Watch
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 24, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sun

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Areas of fog. Low around 47. Windy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 36 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Windy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Areas of fog. Low around 47. Windy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 36 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Black Balsam NC
 35.32°N 82.87°W (Elev. 5574 ft)
12:15 pm EST Feb 23, 2019
12pm EST Feb 23, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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