Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 10:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Spruce Pine NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Spruce Pine NC
 35.92°N 82.08°W (Elev. 2703 ft)
10:11 pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
11pm EDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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