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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rowan County Airport (KRUQ)

Lat: 35.64°NLon: 80.52°WElev: 755ft.

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.42 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 8:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rockwell NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 60. Light south wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 60. Light south wind.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Rockwell NC
 35.55°N 80.41°W (Elev. 778 ft)
7:14 pm EST Feb 20, 2018
9pm EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 27, 2018
 
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