Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible across the central Plains today. Strong storms are also possible in eastern portions of New York State, Pennsylvania and southern New England. 100 degree heat continues across the southwest and builds into the Inter-mountain west.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1250ft.

Light Rain

70°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 28 Jun 8:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Marion NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then isolated showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Marion NC
 35.68°N 82°W (Elev. 1404 ft)
8:43 am EDT Jun 28, 2016
9am EDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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