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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 2001ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 4:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Smokemont NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 1am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 11pm, then showers likely after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 1am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 11pm, then showers likely after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Smokemont NC
 35.56°N 83.32°W (Elev. 2448 ft)
3:53 am EDT May 26, 2018
4am EDT May 26, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2018
 
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