Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Dec 2:40 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly after 9am.  High near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely before 8pm, then snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 1am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 9am. High near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 37. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Rain showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely before 8pm, then snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 1am. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Christmas Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Balsam Mountain NC
 35.59°N 83.18°W (Elev. 5371 ft)
9:30 pm EST Dec 18, 2018
2am EST Dec 19, 2018-6pm EST Dec 25, 2018
 
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