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Severe Weather and Flooding From Portions of the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain today into tonight. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain and flooding are possible from the Ozarks to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gastonia NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Gastonia NC
 35.26°N 81.17°W (Elev. 797 ft)
8:01 am EDT May 27, 2017
10am EDT May 27, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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