Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Fair

22°C

71°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 1021.4 mb (30.18 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 May 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gastonia Municipal Airport NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 27. Light north northeast wind becoming northeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 27. Light north northeast wind becoming northeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Gastonia Municipal Airport NC
 35.19°N 81.15°W (Elev. 244 m)
6:39 pm EDT May 21, 2022
10pm EDT May 21, 2022-6pm EDT May 28, 2022
 
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