Ophelia Remnants Slow to Exit; Strong Pacific Northwest Storm; Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest and South

Rain will gradually diminish across the Mid-Atlantic and New England as Ophelia remnants slowly move offshore. A powerful system is bringing heavy rain, a wintry mix at higher elevations, and gusty winds to the Northwest. A lingering front in the South and an upper level system in the Upper Midwest may produce strong thunderstorms with locally heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 25 Sep 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bessemer City NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East northeast wind around 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East northeast wind around 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Bessemer City NC
 35.29°N 81.27°W (Elev. 896 ft)
2:39 pm EDT Sep 25, 2023
4pm EDT Sep 25, 2023-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2023
 
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