Winter Storm Bringing Hazardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Smithfield, Johnston County Airport (KJNX)

Lat: 35.54°NLon: 78.39°WElev: 164ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.68 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 8:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Wendell NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Wendell NC
 35.79°N 78.37°W (Elev. 299 ft)
3:28 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
9pm EST Jan 17, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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