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Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds, And Flooding Potential From The Southeast U.S. To The Appalachians and Mid Atlantic Region

A slow moving low pressure system will track from the southern U.S. to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast early this week. The system will bring widespread rain, locally heavy from the Deep South to the Mid Atlantic Region. Localized flooding will be possible. In addition, the potential exists for strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind particularly over the Southeast U.S. into Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Heavy Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00am
Wind Advisory until April 24, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00am
    Wind Advisory until April 24, 12:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers.  High near 56. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 64. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light northwest wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers. High near 56. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 64. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light northwest wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A chance of showers between noon and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
11:00 am EDT Apr 23, 2018
11am EDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2018
 
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