Significant Severe Weather and Flooding Continue for the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, with some strong tornadoes and very large hail, will continue across central portions of the country through Thursday evening as well as a strong wind threat in portions of the Northeast. Very heavy rainfall on already saturated and flooded ground in the Plains means significant flooding will continue into next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 8:45 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Oconaluftee NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Oconaluftee NC
 35.51°N 83.35°W (Elev. 3501 ft)
2:57 pm EDT May 23, 2019
9pm EDT May 23, 2019-6pm EDT May 30, 2019
 
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