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Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds, And Flooding Potential From The Southeast U.S. To The Appalachians and Mid Atlantic Region

A slow moving low pressure system will track from the southern U.S. to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast early this week. The system will bring widespread rain, locally heavy from the Deep South to the Mid Atlantic Region. Localized flooding will be possible. In addition, the potential exists for strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind particularly over the Southeast U.S. into Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 23 Apr 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gastonia NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  Patchy fog after 2pm. High near 58. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Patchy fog between 9pm and 5am. Low around 55. East wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Patchy fog between 7am and 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. Patchy fog after 2pm. High near 58. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Patchy fog between 9pm and 5am. Low around 55. East wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Gastonia NC
 35.26°N 81.17°W (Elev. 797 ft)
11:00 am EDT Apr 23, 2018
12pm EDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2018
 
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