Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Parts of the West & Plains; Strong Cold Front Over Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will continue to bring critical fire weather conditions to portions of the Plains and Western U.S. Meanwhile, a cold front will gradually advance eastward over the central and eastern states. Showers and thunderstorms - some locally heavy - are likely ahead of the front. Much cooler and below normal temperatures are expected behind the front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Concord Regional Airport (KJQF)

Lat: 35.39°NLon: 80.71°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

21°C

70°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 28 Sep 8:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Kannapolis NC

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers between 2pm and 5pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. South southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 25. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 25 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely.  Low around 14. North northwest wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers between 2pm and 5pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. South southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 25. South wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Low around 14. North northwest wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Kannapolis NC
 35.48°N 80.61°W (Elev. 220 m)
6:30 am EDT Sep 28, 2020
9am EDT Sep 28, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 4, 2020
 
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