Expanding Heat Wave; Locally Heavy Rain Shifts to Northeast

Oppressive temperatures and dangerous heat indices continue across the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley, especially in Texas. The Excessive Heat expands to the Southwest, California and parts of Oregon starting Monday. Meanwhile, unsettled weather will persist over the East, as locally heavy to excessive rainfall shifts from the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jul 10:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 5am, then showers likely after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 5am, then showers likely after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC
 35.59°N 83.18°W (Elev. 5371 ft)
6:38 am EDT Jul 22, 2018
10am EDT Jul 22, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2018
 
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