Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 3:20 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Waynesville NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly after 2pm.  High near 44. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 38. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before 4pm, then showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then rain likely after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 8pm, then showers between 8pm and 4am, then rain likely after 4am.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely before 11am, then a chance of snow showers between 11am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 2pm. High near 44. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly before 11pm. Low around 38. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Rain likely before 4pm, then showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then rain likely after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain before 8pm, then showers between 8pm and 4am, then rain likely after 4am. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely before 11am, then a chance of snow showers between 11am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Waynesville NC
 35.49°N 82.99°W (Elev. 2674 ft)
2:46 pm EST Jan 16, 2019
3pm EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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