Chilly Eastern Half of U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in Four Corners

A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect. Meanwhile, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist across the Four Corners region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed NW 8 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 21 Apr 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gastonia NC

Freeze Warning April 22, 02:00am until April 22, 08:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy frost after 2am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Clear then
    Patchy Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of frost between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy frost after 2am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Areas of frost between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Gastonia NC
 35.26°N 81.17°W (Elev. 797 ft)
6:46 pm EDT Apr 21, 2021
8pm EDT Apr 21, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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