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Friday, August 9, 2019

Daily Weather Briefing for Friday, August 9, 2019


Due to computer issues, there will be no full daily weather briefing for the next few days. Macon Media apologizes for this inconvenience.


Isolated to scattered mainly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms are expected through the weekend. Rainfall chances slowly increase through next week, with hot and humid conditions persisting through the period.

News Briefing

The agenda packet for the August 13th meeting of the county commissioners has been released. [LINK]
The local office of the NC Cooperative Extension Office is calling for Educational Booths at the Macon County Fair. [LINK]

The DMV will be experiencing a loss of online services beginning today and ending on Sunday. [LINK]


Adams Products, a Division of Oldcastle is underwriting the daily weather briefing & public safety updates for the month.

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All your masonry needs are available. Our phone number is 828.524.8545, the public is welcome, we’ll help you with your next project


Areas of fog in the morning. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with highs ranging from the upper 70s in the higher elevations to the upper 80s in the lower elevations. Calm winds in the morning increasing to come out of the northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon, and 5 to 10 mph in the higher elevations.


A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 5am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with lows ranging from the low-to-mid 60s. Light winds out of the northwest. Chance of rain 20%.

Hazardous Weather

Hazardous weather is not anticipated today.

Tropical Weather Outlook

The tropics remain quiet and storm formation is not expected within the next five days.


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Published on August 9th, 2019, via voice to text with heavy editing afterward due to my Appalachian American accent. LOL.