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Randy Pores made a promise to himself before the first flake fell on Saturday.

As the mercury inched above freezing Monday afternoon and began to thaw the snow blanketing Haywood County, Russ Mancini stoked the fire for his wife one last time before heading into town on an all-important mission.

Haywood County facilities, as well as municipal offices, were closed Monday as public service workers plowed their way out a snow that dumped up to 15 inches on the county over the weekend.

The first big snow of winter is falling during a holiday weekend jam packed with Christmas festivities. The Mountaineer will provide up-to-date information here on what's been cancelled and what's not, including school closings and other cancelations as they become available.

Waynesville, NC

Right Now
54°
Rain
  • Humidity: 84%
  • Feels Like: 54°
  • Heat Index: 54°
  • Wind: 5 mph
  • Wind Chill: 54°
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 07:12:58 AM
  • Sunset: 06:18:59 PM
  • Dew Point: 50°
  • Visibility: 2.8 mi

Today

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Low 52F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%.

Tonight

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Low 52F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%.

Tomorrow

A steady rain in the morning. Showers continuing in the afternoon. High 58F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.

Next 12 Hours

Time
Temp
Precip
12 AM
55°
88%
12 AM
55°

Wind: SW @ 6mph

Precip: 88% Chance

Humidity: 83%

Wind Chill: 53°

Heat Index: 55°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 3 mi

1 AM
54°
67%
1 AM
54°

Wind: SW @ 4mph

Precip: 67% Chance

Humidity: 87%

Wind Chill: 54°

Heat Index: 54°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.8 mi

2 AM
54°
56%
2 AM
54°

Wind: SW @ 4mph

Precip: 56% Chance

Humidity: 88%

Wind Chill: 54°

Heat Index: 54°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 3 mi

3 AM
55°
49%
3 AM
55°

Wind: SW @ 3mph

Precip: 49% Chance

Humidity: 90%

Wind Chill: 55°

Heat Index: 55°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.4 mi

4 AM
55°
70%
4 AM
55°

Wind: SW @ 4mph

Precip: 70% Chance

Humidity: 93%

Wind Chill: 55°

Heat Index: 55°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.6 mi

5 AM
54°
82%
5 AM
54°

Wind: WSW @ 3mph

Precip: 82% Chance

Humidity: 95%

Wind Chill: 54°

Heat Index: 54°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.2 mi

6 AM
54°
86%
6 AM
54°

Wind: W @ 3mph

Precip: 86% Chance

Humidity: 95%

Wind Chill: 54°

Heat Index: 54°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.5 mi

7 AM
53°
92%
7 AM
53°

Wind: W @ 2mph

Precip: 92% Chance

Humidity: 96%

Wind Chill: 53°

Heat Index: 53°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 2.2 mi

8 AM
52°
93%
8 AM
52°

Wind: NW @ 2mph

Precip: 93% Chance

Humidity: 97%

Wind Chill: 52°

Heat Index: 52°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.7 mi

9 AM
51°
78%
9 AM
51°

Wind: NNW @ 2mph

Precip: 78% Chance

Humidity: 99%

Wind Chill: 51°

Heat Index: 51°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 1.8 mi

10 AM
52°
61%
10 AM
52°

Wind: N @ 3mph

Precip: 61% Chance

Humidity: 97%

Wind Chill: 51°

Heat Index: 52°

UV Index: 1 Low

Visibility: 2.4 mi

11 AM
52°
53%
11 AM
52°

Wind: N @ 3mph

Precip: 53% Chance

Humidity: 98%

Wind Chill: 52°

Heat Index: 52°

UV Index: 1 Low

Visibility: 4 mi

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