Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Concord Regional Airport (KJQF)

Lat: 35.39°NLon: 80.71°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 9:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Kannapolis NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Kannapolis NC
 35.48°N 80.61°W (Elev. 722 ft)
10:19 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
10am EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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