Damaging High Winds and Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong low pressure center off the southern California Coast will produce high winds in the Sierra-Nevada mountains, and central and southern coastal ranges. Very dry conditions combined with these high winds will produce critical fire weather threats in the central and southern coastal ranges. Heavy snow in the South and Central Rockies, and Great Lakes; and heavy rain in Hawaii will continue. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed W 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jan 1:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Foothills Regional Airport NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of freezing rain after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Light west northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Freezing Rain

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of freezing rain before 8am, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of freezing rain after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Light west northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of freezing rain before 8am, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Foothills Regional Airport NC
 35.81°N 81.62°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
12:30 pm EST Jan 19, 2021
1pm EST Jan 19, 2021-6pm EST Jan 25, 2021
 
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