Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Chilly in the East; Storms Return to the West this Weekend

Remnants of a powerful storm and current ice free Great Lakes is causing lingering heavy snow and some blizzard conditions to continue downwind of the Great lakes. Snow and wind will slowly diminish this weekend. Meanwhile, a new system will move south along the West Coast. Lower elevation rain with heavy mountain snow will overspread the West to the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rocky Mount, Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport (KRWI)

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 77.89°WElev: 161ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 28 Feb 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rocky Mount NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Light west wind becoming northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Light west wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Light west wind becoming northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Light west wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Rocky Mount NC
 35.96°N 77.82°W (Elev. 98 ft)
11:59 am EST Feb 28, 2020
2pm EST Feb 28, 2020-6pm EST Mar 5, 2020
 
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