Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rowan County Airport (KRUQ)

Lat: 35.64°NLon: 80.52°WElev: 755ft.

Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 9:00 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Granite Quarry NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light east northeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before midnight, then showers between midnight and 3am, then rain likely after 3am.  Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 44. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light east northeast wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before midnight, then showers between midnight and 3am, then rain likely after 3am. Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 44. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Granite Quarry NC
 35.62°N 80.45°W (Elev. 735 ft)
7:28 pm EST Jan 18, 2019
9pm EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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