Showers and Thunderstorms Continue for the Plains; Keeping a Close Eye on the Tropics

Persistent pattern of showers, thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will continue across many locations of the Plains and Rockies through the weekend. For the Gulf of Mexico, most of Florida and the Keys, tropical moisture will bring additional heavy rainfall across the region this weekend. Warming temperatures with a few new records possible for the Midwest and Ohio Valley through Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Jun 9:45 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NC
 35.25°N 82.19°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
9:57 pm EDT Jun 2, 2023
10pm EDT Jun 2, 2023-6pm EDT Jun 9, 2023
 
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