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Heavy Rain Expected in the Northeast; Strong Thunderstorms Possible in Texas

A slow-moving low pressure center will shift into the Northeast today, bringing heavy rain to some areas, especially coastal Maine. The rain combined with snowmelt has increased the threat for flooding in parts of New England. At the southern end of the front, isolated strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between 7pm and 8pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers likely.  Low around 45. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 42.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain between 7pm and 8pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers likely. Low around 45. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin NC
 35.18°N 83.39°W (Elev. 2057 ft)
6:01 pm EDT Apr 25, 2018
6pm EDT Apr 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 2, 2018
 
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