Storm System To Lift From The Southern U.S. To Great Lakes Over The Next Couple Of Days

A storm will develop, intensify and lift northward from the southern Plains to the Great Lakes over the next two days. The weather hazards of most concern today are severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, isolated large hail and tornadoes and heavy rain with possible flooding in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Mid South. Then on Thursday, a zone of heavy snow may fall in Iowa and Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Feb 8:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Columbus NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south southwest wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south southwest wind.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NC
 35.25°N 82.19°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
6:22 am EST Feb 8, 2023
9am EST Feb 8, 2023-6pm EST Feb 14, 2023
 
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