Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 7:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Busick NC

Wind Advisory until January 17, 11:00pm
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    Wind Advisory until January 17, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Mon

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light south southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely before 4pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light south southwest wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 9pm. Low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely before 4pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Busick NC
 35.77°N 82.19°W (Elev. 3392 ft)
6:11 pm EST Jan 17, 2022
8pm EST Jan 17, 2022-6pm EST Jan 24, 2022
 
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