Significant Flooding to Continue Across Portions of the South; Another Round of Heavy Snows Across the Desert Southwest through Tonight

Periods of heavy rainfall will continue to enhance river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South through this weekend. Additionally, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible across this region on Saturday. Heavy snows, even in lower elevations, return to the Desert Southwest through tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 21 Feb 7:40 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Cherokee NC

Flood Watch until February 22, 07:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 22, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Fri

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely between 2am and 3am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 48. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  Areas of fog. High near 55. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am, then rain likely after 2am.  Areas of fog before 2am. Low around 48. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before 2am, then showers after 2am.  Low around 49. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Chance Rain
    then Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely between 2am and 3am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 48. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers. Areas of fog. High near 55. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am, then rain likely after 2am. Areas of fog before 2am. Low around 48. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 6 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before 2am, then showers after 2am. Low around 49. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Cherokee NC
 35.49°N 83.32°W (Elev. 2119 ft)
6:49 pm EST Feb 21, 2019
7pm EST Feb 21, 2019-6pm EST Feb 28, 2019
 
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