Sluggish Western Storm; Potential for Excessive Rain in the Mid-South

A slow-moving storm in the West will continue to bring heavy snow to the California and northern Rocky mountains, and accumulating snow in the Intermountain West, Rockies, and the northern Plains. Moisture lifting across the Deep South may produce excessive rain in the Mid South. A strong Bering Sea storm will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, coastal flooding and ice shoves to western Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 12:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW South Mountains NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light south southeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain, mainly before midnight, then showers after midnight.  Patchy fog before 2am. Low around 38. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 49. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light south southeast wind.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain, mainly before midnight, then showers after midnight. Patchy fog before 2am. Low around 38. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 49. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW South Mountains NC
 35.62°N 81.73°W (Elev. 2536 ft)
10:40 pm EST Dec 4, 2022
1am EST Dec 5, 2022-6pm EST Dec 11, 2022
 
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