Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 6:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Gastonia NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 46. Light northeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog. High near 47. East northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light north  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 46. Light northeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before noon. Patchy fog. High near 47. East northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Gastonia NC
 35.26°N 81.17°W (Elev. 797 ft)
7:01 pm EST Dec 5, 2016
7pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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