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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Daily Weather Briefing for Thursday, June 13, 2019






Outlook

A cold front approaching from the west will cross the region today, with dry and cool high pressure returning for Friday. The surface high-pressure center will move off the coast through the weekend, with southerly flow allowing temperatures to rebound.
Unsettled weather will return by early next week as a front approaches from the northwest.

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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 anticipated today.


**Note** A Tropical Weather Outlook section has been added to the daily weather briefing for the Atlantic Hurricane Season, and since those tend to run long when there is activity, that section has been added between the daily forecasts for the four regions of the county and the almanac section so people can get to their daily forecasts with minimal interference.




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WEATHER FORECAST MAPS

Forecast maps for 7 am, 1 pm, and 7 pm.
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FRANKLIN AREA FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with a high in the low-to-mid 70s. Light winds out of the west wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph by midmorning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low in the mid-to-upper 40s. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.

Friday

Sunny, with a high in the mid-70s. Light and variable winds.

Friday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Calm winds.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.



OTTO AREA FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with highs in the low-to-mid 70s. Winds out of the west 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low in the upper 40s. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph.

Friday

Sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable winds.

Friday Night

Mostly clear, with a low in the lower 50s. Calm winds.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high in the upper 70s.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.



HIGHLANDS PLATEAU FORECAST

Today

Sunny, with a high near 65. Winds out of the west 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Winds out of the northwest 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Friday

Sunny, with a high in the mid-to-upper 70s. Winds out of the north 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable by noon.

Friday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Winds out of the south 3 to 5 mph.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low in the upper 50s.



NANTAHALA AREA FORECAST

Today

A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high in the mid-60s. Winds out of the west 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Friday

Sunny, with a high in the lower 70s. Winds out of the northwest around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Friday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Winds out of the south 3 to 5 mph.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.






TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK



Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 PM EDT Wed Jun 12 2019

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.



Macon Media Almanac for June 13, 2019

Highest Temperature 92°F in Franklin in 1958
Lowest Temperature 33°F in Highlands in 1913
Greatest Rainfall 2.21 inches in Highlands in 1947
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 June
Data available from 1872 to 2018

Highest Temperature 99°F at the Coweeta Experimental Station on 06-30-2012
Lowest Temperature 32°F at the Coweeta Experimental Station on 06-02-1966
Greatest Rainfall 7.63 inches in Highlands on 06-16-1949
Greatest Snowfall no measurable snowfall has been recorded since records started being kept in 1873

Weather Extremes for North Carolina for the month of June
Data available from 1870 to 2018

Highest Temperature 108°F Mount Gilead, Montgomery County 06-18-1944
Lowest Temperature 23°F Jefferson, Ashe County 06-17-1917
Greatest One-Day Rainfall 14.92 in New Holland, Hyde County 06-30-1949
Warmest Weather Station 77.4°F Goldsboro, Wayne County average
Coldest Weather Station 57.0°F Mount Mitchell, Yancey County average
Wettest Weather Station 7.12 in Highlands, Macon County average
Driest Weather Station 3.02 in Canton, Haywood County monthly average




Published at 12:15am on June 13, 2019


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