Dangerous Heat in the Northeast and Northwest U.S.; Areas of Excessive Rainfall In the Ohio Valley and Southwest

Dangerous heat will continue to impact portions of the Northwest and Northeast U.S. through this evening. Monsoon showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region into the Great Basin this week. A slow moving cold front will bring heavy thunderstorms which may produce excessive rainfall over the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic through Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Partly Cloudy

32°C

90°F

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index37°C (98°F)
Last update 9 Aug 2:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Lake James NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South southwest wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  High near 29. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South southwest wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. High near 29. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Lake James NC
 35.74°N 81.86°W (Elev. 365 m)
2:57 pm EDT Aug 9, 2022
3pm EDT Aug 9, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 16, 2022
 
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