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Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Central Gulf Coast to the Southeast

Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast to the Southeast today. Several inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in the Southeast and south Texas. Strong winds are expected in parts of Montana while near record warmth will increase snowmelt from streams and rivers flowing off the Sierra. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincolnton, Lincolnton-Lincoln County Regional Airport (KIPJ)

Lat: 35.48°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 876ft.

Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 May 12:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincolnton NC

Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog between noon and 3pm. High near 69. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 72. East wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog between noon and 3pm. High near 69. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Rain likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 72. East wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Lincolnton NC
 35.47°N 81.25°W (Elev. 801 ft)
10:41 am EDT May 23, 2017
11am EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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