Category: Weather Forecasts

Weather Forecast for Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will develop across the Western Carolinas and Northeast Georgia this afternoon. The greatest coverage is forecast to occur west of Interstate 26 late this afternoon into early this evening. The main threat will be cloud to ground lightning and heavy rainfall. A few of these storms could become severe and produce damaging wind gusts and large hail. Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind […]

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Weather Forecast for Sunday, June 21, 2015

Isolated thunderstorms are expected to develop across the region this afternoon and evening. Any thunderstorms that develop will be capable of producing frequent lightning and locally heavy rainfall. A few thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts and hail the size of quarters or smaller. Today: A slight chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between midnight and 1am. […]

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Weather Forecast for Saturday, June 20, 2015

The remnant circulation of Tropical System Bill will move up the Ohio Valley today and cross the Central Appalachians this evening. Ahead of this system, southwest winds will increase and instability will build. Numerous thunderstorms are expected to develop over the mountains with scattered thunderstorms developing east along and north of Interstate 40. Any of these thunderstorms will produce dangerous cloud to ground lightning and locally heavy rainfall. Some may produce damaging wind gusts and hail as large as quarters. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly […]

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Weather Forecast for Friday, June 19, 2015

Scattered thunderstorms will develop across the region this afternoon and evening. Any of  these thunderstorms will have the potential to produce cloud to ground lightning and briefly heavy rainfall. A few thunderstorms may become sever, producing damaging wind gusts and hail as large as quarters. Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, […]

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Weather Forecast for Thursday, June 18, 2015

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop this afternoon over the mountains of the Western Carolinas and Northeast Georgia, and the Northern Foothills of North Carolina. While the primary threats will be from frequent cloud to ground lightning and locally heavy rainfall, a few storms will be briefly severe, producing localized damaging winds and possibly large hail. Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher […]

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Weather Forecast for Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light west northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a […]

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Weather Forecast for Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop across the mountains and foothills this afternoon. The main threat will be from cloud to ground lightning and locally heavy rainfall. Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers between 1am and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation […]

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Weather Forecast for Monday, June 15, 2015

Isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon across the mountains. Cloud to ground lightning and locally heavy rainfall will be the main threats. Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 3 to 7 […]

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Weather Forecast for Sunday, June 14, 2015

Today: Isolated showers after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

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Weather Forecast for Saturday, June 13, 2015

Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less […]

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Weather Forecast for Friday, June 12, 2015

Thunderstorms are in the forecast today into this evening. The main hazards with these thunderstorms will be cloud to ground lightning and locally heavy rainfall.   Today: Isolated showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before […]

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Weather Forecast for Thursday, June 11, 2015

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening. The primary threats with any of these heavier cells are torrential rainfall and frequent cloud to ground lightning. On Friday, heavy rain possible. A very moist airmass will move over the region on Friday amongst increasing southerly flow. Widespread showers and thunderstorms are possible with periods of heavy rainfall which could lead to isolated flash flooding. Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts […]

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Weather Forecast for Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light south wind.

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Weather Forecast for Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.

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Weather Forecast for Monday, June 8, 2015

Isolated to scattered showers and maybe a thunderstorm or two will remain possible through the overnight, mainly in areas near the Blue Ridge escarpment. The main threats will be from an occasional cloud to ground lightning strike and locally heavy rain. Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight: Showers and […]

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