Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce critical fire weather threats. Fire weather threats also remain elevated in Guam. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 6 May 9:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers after midnight, mixing with snow after 4am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 9 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain showers after midnight, mixing with snow after 4am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 2pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 9 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Newfound Gap NC
 35.57°N 83.51°W (Elev. 5269 ft)
9:38 pm EDT May 6, 2021
10pm EDT May 6, 2021-6pm EDT May 13, 2021
 
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