Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 7:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Sylva NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. 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.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am.  Patchy fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely before 9pm, then rain likely after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before 9am, then showers, mainly after 9am.  High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of rain between 8pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. 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.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am. Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely before 9pm, then rain likely after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain likely before 9am, then showers, mainly after 9am. High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of rain between 8pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Sylva NC
 35.44°N 83.19°W (Elev. 4501 ft)
7:25 pm EDT Sep 18, 2021
8pm EDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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