Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lenoir NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Light east northeast wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Light east northeast wind.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Lenoir NC
 35.89°N 81.53°W (Elev. 1296 ft)
10:47 am EDT Oct 24, 2020
11am EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 30, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database