Major Winter Storm Impacting the Eastern U.S. Through Today

A major winter storm will continue heavy snow and strong winds today from the central Appalachians into Upstate New York and the higher elevations of New England with dangerous travel, power outages, and coastal flooding. Strong winds are expected behind the storm as far south as Georgia which could lead to additional power outages and tree damage, especially in areas with significant ice. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.69 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Wildacres NC

Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow between 1am and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 2am.  Low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow between 1am and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 2am. Low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Wildacres NC
 35.85°N 82.12°W (Elev. 3399 ft)
9:47 am EST Jan 17, 2022
12pm EST Jan 17, 2022-6pm EST Jan 23, 2022
 
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