localyokelweather.com http://localyokelweather.com en-us Find current weather and forecasts from Local Yokel Weather, Cullowhee NC Weather, Highlands NC Weather, Cataloochee Ski Area Weather. Copyright 2006 localyokelweather.com. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Forecast Improving http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2765 August 17, 2017 @ 3:14 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Moisture is slowly creeping back into the region today and this will translate to pop up showers this afternoon and when coupled with a passing front tomorrow, we expect scattered thunderstorms to move through later in the day Friday. Saturday and Sunday both offer up more sun... August 17, 2017 @ 3:14 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 17, 2017 @ 3:14 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2765 Thunderstorms Develop Friday; Some Sunshine Saturday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2764 August 16, 2017 @ 5:26 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Temps hit near normal levels today through the weekend, cooling down a bit early next week as clouds and showers fill back in, but leveling back out by this time next week. Sunshine will dominate the landscape today and tomorrow, although tomorrow will feature better shower chances... August 16, 2017 @ 5:26 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 16, 2017 @ 5:26 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2764 Reduction in Shower Coverage this Weekend, Though Not Dry http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2763 August 11, 2017 @ 1:58 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Areas northeast of Macon County picked up a tenth to a quarter inch of rain yesterday, while those southwest picked up a half inch up to an inch, with the highest total just over an inch along Hwy 74 south of Murphy. We&rsquo;ll pick up another half... August 11, 2017 @ 1:58 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 11, 2017 @ 1:58 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2763 Wet Pattern Continues; Temps Hit Normal Levels Saturday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2762 August 10, 2017 @ 12:57 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! A smattering of rain fell across the region overnight with a tenth up to a quarter of an inch along the fringe of the region, while places such as Sylva and Waynesville didn&rsquo;t pick up any rain. This will change today as scattered thunderstorms develop this afternoon,... August 10, 2017 @ 12:57 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 10, 2017 @ 12:57 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2762 A Slight Reprieve in the Action Today; More Rain Thursday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2761 August 9, 2017 @ 1:29 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! It&rsquo;s been quite a week with showers and thunderstorms dumping anywhere from 1.75 &ndash; 3.5&rdquo; across the region and we expect another 1 &ndash; 2&rdquo; to fall from today through Sunday, so if you need to mow the lawn or do work outside and need it to... August 9, 2017 @ 1:29 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 9, 2017 @ 1:29 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2761 It's Gonna be a Soggy Week with Below Normal Temps http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2760 August 7, 2017 @ 1:09 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! As promised the rains have arrived and over the past 24 hours (as of 7:30am), the majority of SW NC has picked up a half inch or more of rain, with numerous sites reporting over an inch. The highest we could find was out of Burrells Ford... August 7, 2017 @ 1:09 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 7, 2017 @ 1:09 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2760 Shower Chances Increase Starting Tomorrow http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2759 August 3, 2017 @ 3:50 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Temps are off to a cool start this morning with a region wide range in the low &ndash; upper 50&rsquo;s and with high clouds moving overhead this afternoon, temps will remain a few degrees below normal. Moisture levels will slowly rise through the day and result in... August 3, 2017 @ 3:50 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 3, 2017 @ 3:50 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2759 Region Wide Showers Friday and Saturday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2758 August 1, 2017 @ 2:54 PM <p>Good Morning Folks and welcome to the month of August! Mt. Mitchell once again started out the morning in the 40&rsquo;s with a low of 48.4&deg;F, while the rest of us across SW NC enjoyed temps in the low &ndash; upper 50&rsquo;s. Sunshine dominates the day today, with a few... August 1, 2017 @ 2:54 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,August 1, 2017 @ 2:54 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2758 Dry Today; Showers Ramp Up Thursday into Saturday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2757 July 31, 2017 @ 1:46 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! No rain to speak of but the morning lows across the region certainly are a conversation starter with temps in the low &ndash; mid 50&rsquo;s across the area. Mt Mitchell once again wins the title of coldest spot around as their station at 6600&rsquo; dipped down to... July 31, 2017 @ 1:46 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 31, 2017 @ 1:46 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2757 Mid 40's in Late July?!?! http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2756 July 30, 2017 @ 4:04 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! So we know its late July yet the temperature map this morning looked more like mid September with lows in the low &ndash; mid 50&rsquo;s across the region. Mt Mitchell won the coldest spot award with a chilly low of 46.9&deg;F at 6600&rsquo; and there is a... July 30, 2017 @ 4:04 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 30, 2017 @ 4:04 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2756 Sunny, Dry and Below Normal Temps this Weekend!!! http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2755 July 27, 2017 @ 2:27 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up a quarter of an inch of rain here and there yesterday, most notably Cullowhee but for the most part it was a dry day and night across the region. Today and tomorrow will be our wettest days of the week as showers pop up... July 27, 2017 @ 2:27 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 27, 2017 @ 2:27 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2755 Temps Almost 10 Degrees Below Normal by Friday!!! http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2754 July 25, 2017 @ 1:48 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! A few showers developed yesterday with a tenth to an quarter inch here and there, but nothing to write home about. We&rsquo;ll enjoy another round of pop up showers this afternoon, mainly along the escarpment and then sunshine dominates most of the landscape tomorrow, however the escarpment... July 25, 2017 @ 1:48 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 25, 2017 @ 1:48 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2754 Below Normal Temps this Week!!! http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2753 July 24, 2017 @ 1:06 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! The LYW team is back in action this morning after a two day excursion in the gorge and it seems it rained quite a bit across the region over the past 24 hours. Most of the region picked up a quarter &ndash; half inch of rain from... July 24, 2017 @ 1:06 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 24, 2017 @ 1:06 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2753 Temps Finally Cool Down Late this Weekend http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2752 July 21, 2017 @ 2:19 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! You might have noticed some pop up showers on the horizon as most of the region remained dry yesterday, with the only action in town occurring along the Great Balsams, heading SE into the escarpment. Generally a quarter- half inch of rain fell with the highest amounts... July 21, 2017 @ 2:19 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 21, 2017 @ 2:19 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2752 A Muggy and Hot to End the Work Week http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2751 July 19, 2017 @ 1:11 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Although rain fell across the region yesterday it didn&rsquo;t fall everywhere and was concentrated along the southern end of the Great Balsams and the escarpment. Notable 24 hour rainfall totals included 0.98&rdquo; in Little Canada and 0.71&rdquo; in Highlands, however closer to Brevard (near the hospital), 2.71&rdquo;... July 19, 2017 @ 1:11 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 19, 2017 @ 1:07 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2751 Low 90's Likely Friday and Saturday for the Valleys http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2750 July 18, 2017 @ 2:03 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We experienced another round of showers yesterday afternoon and the 24 hours rainfall total for the region averaged out to a quarter of an inch, for those who experienced showers as some areas did not. The max total occurred at the Cowee Fire Department in Macon County,... July 18, 2017 @ 2:03 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 18, 2017 @ 2:03 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2750 Temps Above Average this Week http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2749 July 17, 2017 @ 1:15 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up another decent amount of rain over the past 24 hours with parts of the region not experiencing any rain, while other (isolated) areas picked up 1.5 &ndash; 2.25&rdquo;. This high variability doesn&rsquo;t allow for a region wide average but for the most part the... July 17, 2017 @ 1:15 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 17, 2017 @ 1:15 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2749 Another Round of Showers Develop Monday Afternoon http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2748 July 16, 2017 @ 12:20 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up a decent amount of rain yesterday as storms rolled across the region, with a half inch or more across the area over the past 24 hours. A handful of locations reached the one inch mark and Lake Toxaway in particular picked up the highest... July 16, 2017 @ 12:20 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 16, 2017 @ 12:20 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2748 Soggy Today and Monday; Sunshine Returns Tuesday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2747 July 15, 2017 @ 3:06 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up another decent round of rainfall over the 24 hours with a region wide average of a quarter inch, although not all locations picked up rain. Of course, there were higher amounts and they are found along the Great Balsams and surrounding towns east, such... July 15, 2017 @ 3:06 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 15, 2017 @ 3:06 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2747 Scattered Showers Thursday through Saturday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2746 July 12, 2017 @ 3:25 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We had a few showers but one strong thunderstorm that developed yesterday afternoon, dumping 1.40&rdquo; over Lake Toxaway, whereas the rest of the region didn&rsquo;t pick up but a tenth of an inch in isolated locations. Today will feature a slight increase in shower and thunderstorm coverage,... July 12, 2017 @ 3:25 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,July 12, 2017 @ 3:25 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2746