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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 6:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Kings Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 63. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers likely.  Patchy fog. Low around 48. East northeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 63. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers likely. Patchy fog. Low around 48. East northeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Kings Mountain NC
 35.22°N 81.28°W (Elev. 991 ft)
7:02 am EST Jan 22, 2017
7am EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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