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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain,large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains, while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.49 in (1032.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Kings Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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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 Mar 24, 2017
8am EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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