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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Kings Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Kings Mountain NC
 35.22°N 81.28°W (Elev. 991 ft)
8:01 am EDT Apr 26, 2017
10am EDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm EDT May 2, 2017
 
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