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

56°F

13°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.47 in
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 6:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Rich Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 32. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 32. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
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 45.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Rich Mountain NC
 35.38°N 83.01°W (Elev. 5299 ft)
6:20 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
7pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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