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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2° N Lon: 81.16° W Elev: 791 ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 17 Aug 12:54 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Gaston County

This Afternoon
Partly sunny with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Friday
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Humid with highs around 90. Light and variable winds.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 40 percent.



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1101 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
 
 

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