Wet Weather Pattern in the West; Severe Storms in the Eastern U.S.

A number of Pacific storm systems will bring excessive rainfall, strong winds, and mountain snow to the West U.S. These systems may cause burn scar flooding impacts. Severe thunderstorms may impact the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys into Central/Southern Appalachians, and a portion of west Texas on Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

9°C

48°F

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Oct 11:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Lake James NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 23. Light southwest wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 24.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 23. Light southwest wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Lake James NC
 35.69°N 81.83°W (Elev. 386 m)
9:57 pm EDT Oct 20, 2021
12am EDT Oct 21, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2021
 
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