Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford-Lee County Regional Airport (KTTA)

Lat: 35.58°NLon: 79.1°WElev: 246ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 1:50 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Fearrington NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog before 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light southeast wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 3am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog before 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light southeast wind.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Fearrington NC
 35.74°N 79.02°W (Elev. 194 ft)
1:08 am EST Mar 3, 2024
1am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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