Severe Weather Shifts to the East; Record Warm Temperatures in the South

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from central New York/western New England southward into the Carolinas on Monday. An expansive early season heat wave will persist through the week bringing record-breaking temperatures across the Southwest through the Southern Plains through the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Fog

61°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 16 May 7:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Shumont NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 4pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 4pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Shumont NC
 35.52°N 82.21°W (Elev. 2320 ft)
5:41 am EDT May 16, 2022
8am EDT May 16, 2022-6pm EDT May 22, 2022
 
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