Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 9:45 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sawmills NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Sawmills NC
 35.82°N 81.48°W (Elev. 1158 ft)
7:27 pm EDT Apr 16, 2024
10pm EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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