Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West

Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fog/Mist

39°F

4°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Last update 27 Feb 4:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Spruce Pine NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Areas of fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light south southeast wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Widespread dense fog, mainly between 10pm and 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Dense Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers after 8pm, mixing with snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light south southeast wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Widespread dense fog, mainly between 10pm and 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers, mainly after 11pm. Low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers after 8pm, mixing with snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Spruce Pine NC
 35.91°N 82.06°W (Elev. 2726 ft)
4:16 am EST Feb 27, 2021
4am EST Feb 27, 2021-6pm EST Mar 5, 2021
 
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