Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Shelby Municipal Airport (KEHO)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 81.6°WElev: 853ft.

Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.59 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Jan 6:05 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rutherfordton NC

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly before 9am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Rutherfordton NC
 35.36°N 81.96°W (Elev. 958 ft)
3:29 am EST Jan 24, 2019
6am EST Jan 24, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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