Southwestern Storm to Bring Rain and Thunderstorm Potential, and Snow in the Mountains

A storm in the Southwest will produce rain, locally heavy with the potential for flash flooding this weekend. Mountain snow will spread across the Southwest, Great Basin, and into the South/Central Rockies. The whole storm shifts into the Plains later in the weekend while a new system brings rain and mountain snow from the Northwest to the Northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

-7°C

20°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.43 in
Dewpoint -8°C (17°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 Feb 5:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Wildacres NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 9. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -4. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after noon.  High near 7. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 7 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 9. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -4. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after noon. High near 7. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Wildacres NC
 35.85°N 82.09°W (Elev. 1021 m)
12:45 am EST Feb 22, 2020
6am EST Feb 22, 2020-6pm EST Feb 28, 2020
 
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