Winter Storm Travel Hazards from Mid-South to the Northeast

Heavy snow and ice accumulations are likely to produce hazardous travel, downed trees, and power outages. Heaviest snow is expected along and just west of the Appalachians, and the most damaging icing is likely across parts of North Carolina. Thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and tornadoes in Florida and the eastern Carolinas. Strong winds and coastal flooding are also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.53 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Jan 5:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Sunshine NC

Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
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    Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 28. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Areas of fog before 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 25. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 25 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly before 5am.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 28. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Areas of fog before 3am. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 25. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly before 5am. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Sunshine NC
 35.44°N 81.73°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
5:33 pm EST Jan 16, 2022
5pm EST Jan 16, 2022-6pm EST Jan 23, 2022
 
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