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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Daily Weather Briefing for Tuesday, May 14, 2019





Maidens Chapel UMC Hot Dog Supper and Hymn Sing

Maidens Chapel UMC will have a hot dog supper and hymn sing Saturday, May 18 at 5 p.m. with the proceeds go to Mission fund. [Location]

Outlook

Dry and cooler Canadian high pressure will remain across the area through the middle of the week. Mid-level high pressure will build across the area late in the week into the weekend leading to warm early summer-like conditions with only a small chance of showers and thunderstorms.

THREE DAY GFS FORECAST
This animated image shows a forecast of precipitation, air pressure and thickness level (cold-air damming) for three days in six-hour increments.
Green, Yellow, and Red indicate rain. Orange and Purple Indicate Freezing Rain or other freezing precipitation. Blue indicates snow.





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Weather Hazards

Hazardous weather is not expected today.





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WEATHER FORECAST MAPS

Forecast maps for 7 am, 1 pm, and 7 pm.
[click on any image in this article to enlarge]




FRANKLIN AREA FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with a high near 70. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low in the loower 40s. Winds out of the northwest around 6 mph becoming calm before midnight.

Wednesday

A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high in the lower 70s. Calm winds in the morning increasing to come out of the southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low in the lower 50s. Calm winds.

Thursday

A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high in the upper 70s.

Thursday Night

Mostly clear, with a low in the mid-50s.



OTTO AREA FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with a high near 70. Winds out of the northwest around 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight

Clear, with a low in the low-to-mid 40s. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Wednesday

A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high in the lower 70s. Calm winds in the morning increasing to come out of the southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low near the mid-50s. Light winds out of the northwest.

Thursday

A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near the upper 70s.

Thursday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 55.


HIGHLANDS PLATEAU FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with a high near 60. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight

Clear, with a low in the lower 40s. Winds out of the north 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday

A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds early increasing to come out of the southwest 5 to 10 mph by midmorning.

Wednesday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Winds out of the west 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday

A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Sunny, with a high near 70.

Thursday Night

Mostly clear, with a low in the mid-50s.



NANTAHALA AREA FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with a high near 60. Winds out of the north around 10 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Wednesday

A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near the mid-60s. Calm winds in the morning increasing to come out of the west around 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Winds out of the west around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Thursday

A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night

Mostly clear, with a low in the mid-50s.


Macon Media Almanac for May 14, 2019

Highest Temperature 90°F in Franklin in 1956
Lowest Temperature 28°F in Highlands in 1910
Greatest Rainfall 2.99 inches in Franklin in 1976
Greatest Snowfall no measurable snow has been recorded on this date since records started being kept in 1872


Weather Extremes for Macon County for the month of April
Data available from 1873 to 2018

Highest Temperature 91°F in Franklin on 04-26-1986
Lowest Temperature 13°F in Highlands on 04-01-1987
Greatest Rainfall 7.00 inches in Highlands on 04-07-1895
Greatest Snowfall 9.5 inches in Franklin on 04-04-1987






Published at 2:55am on May 14, 2019

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