Eastern and Western Storms

A strong cold front will sweep across the eastern U.S. with gusty winds, showers and thunderstorms, and lake effect snow. A slow moving western system will bring locally heavy rain that could cause flash flooding and heavy mountain snow. Heavy snow and blowing snow is expected across much of the northern 2/3rds of Alaska from two strong weather systems. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.37 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Dec 4:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Columbus NC

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NC
 35.25°N 82.19°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
3:35 am EST Dec 3, 2022
4am EST Dec 3, 2022-6pm EST Dec 9, 2022
 
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