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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 11:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Morganton NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light south wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light south wind.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Morganton NC
 35.75°N 81.69°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
9:41 am EST Jan 21, 2018
12pm EST Jan 21, 2018-6pm EST Jan 27, 2018
 
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