Wintry Weather in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

Two Canadian systems will produce heavy snow downwind of Great Lakes Erie and Ontario, and a wintry mix in the Mississippi and Ohio Valleys. Snow, heavy in places, will spread across the Rockies and 4-Corners area through early this week. A developing system in southern California may produce high winds and critical fire weather threats, and, areas of heavy rain early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Mostly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 8:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE High Rocks NC

Winter Weather Advisory January 17, 10:00pm until January 18, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 22 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain between 8pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
M.L.King Day
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain between 8pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE High Rocks NC
 35.51°N 83.6°W (Elev. 4006 ft)
7:34 pm EST Jan 17, 2021
9pm EST Jan 17, 2021-6pm EST Jan 24, 2021
 
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