Storm Team 11 Forecast:
After rain and a few thunderstorms even producing some small hail in Unicoi County Friday, it will be quieting down tonight. We’ll still have some widely scattered showers through the early evening hours. Otherwise, clouds will decrease. Breezy and cooler. 60 mph wind gusts are still possible in parts of northwestern North Carolina through Saturday morning. Low: 41
Morning sunshine Saturday will give way to late day clouds. Dry during the day. High: 69
Mostly cloudy Saturday night with a 30 percent chance of a few passing showers. Low: 50
There is a 20 percent chance of a shower Sunday morning with gradual clearing expected in the afternoon. High: 72
The warming trend will kick in to high gear as the week goes on next week. Highs are expected to be in the upper 70s to near 80 Monday with highs in the low to mid 80s Tuesday and Wednesday. Scattered storms are possible mid to late week.