Dangerous Heat Continues Across the South; Severe Storms Possible in the Plains

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for much of the southern U.S. through Tuesday. Otherwise, scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible across portions of the southern and central High Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will persist over portions of the Southwest, Great Basin, and Intermountain West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson County Airport (K24A)

Lat: 35.32°NLon: 83.21°WElev: 2857ft.

Partly Cloudy

24°C

76°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 12 Jul 1:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Cashiers NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind around 11 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 km/h in the evening.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind around 11 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 11 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 km/h in the evening. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Cashiers NC
 35.13°N 83.06°W (Elev. 970 m)
10:52 am EDT Jul 12, 2020
1pm EDT Jul 12, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 18, 2020
 
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