Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 12:45 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

North Cove NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy fog between 4pm and 5pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, mainly after 2pm.  High near 68. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Patchy fog between 4pm and 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog before 7pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers, mainly after 2pm. High near 68. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
A chance of rain between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
North Cove NC
 35.84°N 81.98°W (Elev. 1499 ft)
11:52 am EST Feb 27, 2024
1pm EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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