Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

89°F

32°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 4 Jul 6:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Valdese NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light east southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light east southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Valdese NC
 35.74°N 81.55°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
5:39 pm EDT Jul 4, 2022
6pm EDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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