Significant Flooding to Continue Across Portions of the South; Another Round of Heavy Snows Across the Desert Southwest through Tonight

Periods of heavy rainfall will continue to enhance river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South through this weekend. Additionally, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible across this region on Saturday. Heavy snows, even in lower elevations, return to the Desert Southwest through tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43° N Lon: 81.42° W Elev: 3056 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 3:20 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Ashe County

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Not as cool. Near steady temperature in the lower 50s. West winds around 10 mph.
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable.
Rain. Areas of fog. Rain may be heavy at times in the morning. Cooler. Near steady temperature around 40. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Friday Night
Areas of fog in the evening. Rain. Near steady temperature in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Rain. Highs in the mid 40s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Saturday Night
Showers. Near steady temperature in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Breezy and not as cool with highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday Night
Clear, breezy and much cooler with lows in the upper 20s.
Monday And Monday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 40s. Lows around 30.
Tuesday And Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs around 50. Lows in the mid 30s.
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

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301 PM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

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