Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 5:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Foothills Regional Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Foothills Regional Airport NC
 35.81°N 81.62°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
3:18 am EDT May 9, 2021
5am EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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