Ian Forecast to be a Major Hurricane Entering the Gulf of Mexico; Threats to Florida

There is a risk that Ian will bring dangerous storm surge, hurricane-force winds, and heavy rainfall along the west coast of Florida and the Florida Panhandle by the middle of this week. Flash and urban flooding is possible with rainfall across the Florida Keys and the Florida peninsula through the middle of the week. Residents in Florida should ensure they have their hurricane plan in place. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22° N Lon: 83.41° W Elev: 2001 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 7:15 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Swain County

Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms early, then partly cloudy after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph this evening. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday
Areas of fog in the morning. Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 40.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Saturday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.



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557 PM EDT Sun Sep 25 2022
 
 

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