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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 May 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Little Switzerland NC

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Little Switzerland NC
 35.84°N 82.01°W (Elev. 1601 ft)
10:51 am EDT May 20, 2018
11am EDT May 20, 2018-6pm EDT May 26, 2018
 
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