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Alberto poses a Variety of Hazards for the South this Memorial Day Weekend

Subtropical Storm Alberto will pose several threats to the South over the next few days. Heavy rainfall and inland flooding is expected in the Southeast on Sunday and into next week. Tropical Storm-force winds and storm surge possible along the northern/eastern Gulf Coast. Swells from Alberto will create dangerous surf and rip currents for beachgoers. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 27 May 11:25 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Sparta NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Sparta NC
 36.43°N 81.16°W (Elev. 3652 ft)
10:00 pm EDT May 27, 2018
11pm EDT May 27, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2018
 
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