Powerhouse Storm Set for West; Severe Weather Threat the Next Several Days

The most significant of the recent Pacific storms to reach the West Coast will arrive this weekend, mainly Sunday into Monday. A number of hazards are expected, especially the heavy rain threat on Sunday across northern and central California that may result in flooding and debris flows near burn scars. These Pacific storms will produce severe weather the next several days east of the Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 7:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Foothills Regional Airport NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Foothills Regional Airport NC
 35.81°N 81.62°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
6:06 pm EDT Oct 23, 2021
8pm EDT Oct 23, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 30, 2021
 
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