Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1250ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 6:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Marion NC

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Marion NC
 35.68°N 82°W (Elev. 1404 ft)
6:05 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
6am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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