Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: -81.17°WElev: 791ft.

Mostly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 8 Feb 8:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Gastonia NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 7 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Gastonia NC
 35.26°N 81.17°W (Elev. 797 ft)
7:05 am EST Feb 8, 2016
9am EST Feb 8, 2016-6pm EST Feb 14, 2016
 
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