Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.48 in
Dewpoint -6°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 8 Mar 7:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Sapphire NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 31. Light west wind.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. South wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 31. Light west wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Sapphire NC
 35.13°N 82.98°W (Elev. 4501 ft)
6:20 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
8pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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