Major Ice Storm Continues in Southern U.S.

A solid core of cold air with well-below normal temperatures continues to interact with increasing moisture for an extensive stretch of ice with some sleet. This regime will continue through Wednesday with the potential for additional and significant ice accretion, especially in portions of Texas. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive rain is also coming into frame for Wednesday near the Arklatex. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Light Rain

53°F

12°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 1 Feb 3:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Linville Falls NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Occasional drizzle with rain likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Occasional drizzle with a chance of rain before 9am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 42. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely before 7am, then showers, mainly after 7am.  High near 40. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Low around 29. West northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 15. Blustery.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Occasional drizzle with rain likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Occasional drizzle with a chance of rain before 9am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 42. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely before 7am, then showers, mainly after 7am. High near 40. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Low around 29. West northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 15. Blustery.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Linville Falls NC
 35.95°N 81.89°W (Elev. 3750 ft)
3:03 am EST Feb 1, 2023
4am EST Feb 1, 2023-6pm EST Feb 7, 2023
 
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